A portrait of Bulgaria’s great poet Pencho Slaveykov (1866 - 1912) is the main design on the obverse of the banknote.
Some illustrations to his books of poetry are seen on the reverse of the banknote.
Background colour - brown.
Dimensions - 136 x 76 mm.
More information about new Bulgarian
banknotes and coins in circulation as of 5 July 1999 please find on the
homepage of the Bulgarian National Bank