New Commemorative Coins Issued In The National Bank Of Kazakhstan
Coins are made of silver and nickel silver alloy
The National Bank of the Republic of Kazakhstan September 16, 2016 puts into circulation commemorative coins “Korean fairy tale” (The legend of Tangun) of the coin series “Tales of the People of Kazakhstan” silver “proof” quality of 500 tenge and alloy nickel silver denomination of 100 tenge, and memorable coin “150 years A. Bukeikhanov” from the series of coins “Outstanding events and people” from nickel silver alloy with par value of 100 tenge, reported by the Bank press service.
Coins “Korean fairy tale” (The legend of Tangun) of silver and nickel silver alloy have identical image front and back sides. The image on the silver coins «proof» is located at the mirror surface. On the front side (obverse) of coins in the central portion on the ornamental background made up of Kazakh and Korean ornaments Emblem of the Republic of Kazakhstan. In the lower part there are a number ( “500” on the silver coin, the “100” on the coin of nickel silver alloy) and the inscription “TENGE” indicate the denomination of the coin. The left and right sectors of the mirror element of national ornament. In the circle are the inscriptions “Kazakhstan Respublikasy” in the state language and “REPUBLIC OF KAZAKHSTAN” in Russian.
On the back side (reverse) of the coin there is the image of the legendary Tangun, sitting under the shade of sandalwood, a bear and a tiger – the legend characters, as well as the inscription on the Korean language. On the circumference – the inscription “Tangun turaly AҢYZ” in the state language, the number “2016” denoting the year of issue, the words “of Ag 925 24 g” indicates the metal of the coin, its standard and weight (only on the silver coin).
The coins are made: – of 925-th test, weight – 24 grams, diameter – 37 mm, workmanship – «proof», circulation – 2 thousand pieces;. – From “nickel silver” alloy weight – 11.17 grams, diameter – 31 mm, circulation – 100 thousand pieces.
On the front side (obverse) coins “150 years A. Bukeikhanov” in the upper part of the emblem of the Republic of Kazakhstan. To the right of the image of the emblem is the abbreviation “ҚҰB”. In the bottom part – the inscription “100 TENGE” indicating the denomination of the coin. Left and right of the face value the element of national ornament. On the circumference – the inscription “Kazakhstan Ulttyk BANKІ” in the state language. On the back side (reverse) of coins placed socio-political image of Kazakhstan leader on the background of the printed edition of a fragment of those years, the inscription “ӘLIHAN BӨKEYHAN”, “150 zhyl” and the number “2016” indicating the year of coinage.
Coins are made of “nickel silver” alloy, diameter – 31 mm, weight – 11.17 g, circulation – 100 thousand pieces.
Commemorative coin 500 tenge and 100 tenge must be accepted at their face value throughout the Republic of Kazakhstan for all types of payments and for crediting the bank accounts and transfer, without limitation exchanged and exchanged in all banks of the Republic of Kazakhstan.