Банк Абхазии
Silver coin of 10 apsars denomination "The Dormition Cathedral of Lykhny " of the series "Historical sites of Abkhazia".
Date of issue: December 6, 2010
Сatalogue number - 0310010-003

Metal, fineness

Total Weight,g

Fine metal content not less than, g.



Mintage, thousand pcs.

10 apsars


Silver 925


not less than 31,1



up to  1000


The obverse:

in the upper central part, on the smooth field - the relief picture of the Emblem of the Bank of Abkhazia, under it - the inscription in abkhazian “Аҧсны Абанк”(The Bank of Abkhazia). The semicircular inscriptions above the 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, 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 "2010".


The reverse:

in the central part of the coin- the image of the Dormition Cathedral of Lykhny, to the left and right– the pictures of the Dioskuri caps - symbols of Abkhazian sovereign family, in the upper central part of the coin- the semicircular inscription in abkhazian "Нанҳәа иазку Лых-ныха" (The Dormition Cathedral of Lykhny).

The inscription under the image of the Cathedral indicates the date of the building.



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: Japua B.R. Mintage: 1000 pcs.

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