The Commemorative Coins of Abkhazia

The Cathedral of St. George in Elyr

Gold coin in denomination of 50 apsars g "The Cathedral of St. George in Elyr" of the series "Historical sites of Abkhazia".

  • Каталожный номер0320050-007
  • Дата выпуска22.03.2013
Номинал Качество Металл, проба Кольцо/диск Масса общая, г. Содержание чистого металла не менее, г. Диаметр, мм Толщина, мм Тираж, шт.
50 apsars proof-like Gold 999 15,7 15,55 30,0 3,3±0,35 99


in the upper central part in the mirror field has the relief image of the Emblem of the Bank of Abkhazia, under it the inscription in the Abkhaz language «Аҧсны Абанк», above the Emblem the semicircular inscriptions indicate the coin denomination of 50 apsars, on the left part along the rim – the indication of the metal according to D. I. Mendeleev Periodic System of Elements and the fineness, in the right part – the Mint trade mark. On the lower part of the coin, in the matted field and the relief small print inscription «Аҧсны Абанк» in five lines - the year of issue “2013” and the individual number of the coin are indicated.


On the reverse of the coin “Elyr St George Temple” in the centre – the image of Elyr St George Temple. On the left – the images of the Sucrificial Bull and the “Punishing” Arrowhead – afirkha (in Abkhaz). Along the circumference the inscription in the Abkhaz language “Elyr St George Temple”. On the lower part, under the Cathedral image the construction date is indicated.

On obverse and reverse sides of the coins there is a rim raised along the circumference.

The edge of the coin is corrugated.

The coin is made with “prooflike”quality.

The artist: Dzhapua B. R.

The coin mintage 99.