The obverse depicted a wreath of ears of corn, roses and laurel twigs tied with a ribbon in the middle. In the center of the coin is the nominal value of 5 leva and below is the year of issue - 1894.
The reverse side depicted bust of the prince Ferdinand I. Under the bust has a monogram “K.Б.” and inscription in latin “A.Scharff”. In the outer circle of the coin has an inscription “Ferdinand I. Bulgarian Prince”.