The obverse of the banknote reveals a portrait of Paisii Hilendarski (1722 - 1773) a famous figure of Bulgarian national renascence.
The reverse of the banknote features shields belonging to Bulgarian tsars, and a facsimile of the "Istoria Slavyanobolgarska"
Background colour -violet.
Dimensions - 116 x 64 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