Банк Абхазии

On November 16, 2009 the Bank of Abkhazia issues a gold investment coin «Нарт» (Nart) of 25 apsars denomination.

The gold investment coin «Нарт» (Nart) of 25 apsars denomination (fine precious metal content 7,8 g, fineness 999, catalogue number 0320025-001, diameter 22,6 mm).

The rim is raised on both sides of the coin.

The obverse: in the central part of the coin - the State Emblem of the Republic of Abkhazia. The semicircular inscription in Abkhaz above the State Emblem indicates the denomination of the coin 25 apsars. Under the State Emblem - the inscription in Abkhaz “Аҧсны Абанк”(The Bank of Abkhazia). In the lower left part of the coin - the mint trade mark, in the lower central part – the year of mintage "2009", in the lower right part - the indication of the metal sign in accordance with the D.I.Mendeleyev Periodic System of Elements, the fineness and the chemically pure metal content.


The obverse


The reverse: the picture of Nart on a horseback, under it – the inscription in Abkhaz "Нарҭ" (Nart).


The reverse


The edge of the coin is corrugated.

The quality of the coin is "uncirculated"

The artist: Gablia R.T

The sculptor: Erokhin V.M.

Mintage: 1000 pcs.

The coin is a legal tender of the Republic of Abkhazia at par value equivalent to Russian rubles. 1 apsar is equal to 10 rubles of the Russian Federation.

The credit institutions of the Republic of Abkhazia distribute the Bank of Abkhazia investment coins of precious metals to legal entities and private individuals


The Narts’ epos is an ancient Abkhaz heroic stories about one hundred unconquerable heroes-narts, born by one mother.

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