The Commemorative Coins of Abkhazia

Khukhut Bgazhba

A silver coin “Bgazhba Khukhut Solomonovich” in denomination of 10 apsars of the series “Outstanding personalities of Abkhazia”.

  • Каталожный номер0110010-007
  • Дата выпуска01.12.2014
Номинал Качество Металл, проба Кольцо/диск Масса общая, г. Содержание чистого металла не менее, г. Диаметр, мм Толщина, мм Тираж, шт.
10 apsars proof-like Silver 925 33,63 31,1 39,0 3,3±0,35 500


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 "2014".


In the centre of the coin, there is a portrait of a famous academic-abkhazologist, linguist, literary critic and folklorist Khukhut Bgazhba. In the lower part of the portrait, there is a signature – the academic’s facsimile. In the lower right part of the coin’s circumference, there is an inscription in Abkhazian “Khukhut Bgazhba”. In the central part, left of the portrait, there are dates “1914” and “2000”.

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: Kaitan T.D.

The sculptors: Kornilov S.A., Andronov F.S.

Mintage: 500 pcs.

Struck in St. Petersburg of Goznak (RF)