The Commemorative Coins of Abkhazia

Shalva Inal-ipa

A silver coin “Inap-ipa Shalva Denisovich” in denomination of 10 apsars.

  • Каталожный номер0110010-010
  • 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".


A portrait of a famous Abkhazian ethnographer-caucasologist, historian, folklorist and literary critic Shalva Inal-ipa is depicted. In the lower part of the portrait, there is the number 100. On the right and the left side of the portrait, the dates “1914” and “1995” are shown. Below the portrait and along the coin’s edge, there is an inscription in Abkhazian language “Shalva Inal-ipa”, which includes an image of an ancestral family emblem – tamga.

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.

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

Mintage: 500 pcs.