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On September 12, 2011 the Bank of Abkhazia issues into circulation the silver commemorative coin «World Domino Championship, Abkhazia, 2011» of 10 apsars denomination of the series «Sport».

The silver coin «World Domino Championship, Abkhazia, 2011» of 10 apsars denomination of the series«Sport» ( catalogue number 0410010-001, fine precious metal content 31,24g, finennes 925, diameter 39,0 mm).

The rim is raised on both sides of the coin.

The obverse of all abovementioned coins: 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), in the right part of the coin – the logotype and mint trademark with the indication of the metal sign in accordance with the D.I.Mendeleyev Periodic System of Elements and the fineness. 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 "2011".


The obverse


The reverse:  in the central part of the coin - abkhazian galley, which sail is shown as a domino with the number eight on it, on the mast of the galley flies the state flag of the Republic of Abkhazia, the semicircular inscriptions in abkhazian are in the upper part of the coin – «VIII World Domino Championship» and in the lower part of the coin - «Апсны».To the right - month and year of the tournament «10.2011», to the left - row of eight stars, symbolizing the serial number of championship.


The reverse


The edge of the coin is corrugated.

The quality of the coin is proof-like.

The artist: Japua B.R.

Mintage: 500 pcs.

Coinage - St. Petersburg Mint Goznak (RF)



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 commemorative coins of precious metals to legal entities and private individuals

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