Банк Абхазии

Date of issue: June 29, 2009
Сatalogue number - 0110010-005

Metal, fineness

Total Weight,g

Fine metal content not less than, g.



Mintage, thousand pcs.

10 apsars


Silver 925





up to  1000


The obverse:

in the upper central part, on the smooth field - the relief picture of the State Emblem of the Republic of Abkhazia, under it - the inscription in Abkhaz “Аҧсны Абанк”(The Bank of Abkhazia). The semicircular inscriptions above the State Emblem indicate the denomination of the coin “10 ҦСАРК” (10 APSARS). Along the rim to the left - the indication of the metal sign in accordance with the D.I.Mendeleyev Periodic System of Elements, the fineness and fine precious metal content, to the right - the mint trade mark. In the lower part of the coin, on the matted field and raised small print inscriptions of five lines “Аҧсны Абанк” - the year of mintage "2009".




The reverse:

the portrait of the Abkhaz writer, poet and politician Bagrat Vasilyevich Shinkuba. To the right from the portrait – the inscription that indicate the string of the famous work of the poet. In the lower part of the coin along the rim from the left to the right – the date "1917 ", the inscription in Abkhaz "Баграт Шьынқәба"(Bagrat Shinkuba), and the date "2004".



The rim is raised on both sides of the coin.

The edge of the coin is corrugated.

The quality of the coin is proof-like.

The artist: Gablia R.T

The sculptor: Erokhin V.M.

Mintage: 1000 pcs.

The silver coin “Bagrat Shinkuba” of 10 apsars denomination of the series “Outstanding Personalities of Abkhazia”.
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