The Commemorative Coins of Abkhazia


A silver coin in denomination of 10 apsars of the Series “Outstanding Personalities of Abkhazia” with an image of Vladislav Ardzinba, dedicated to the 15th Anniversary of Victory in the Patriotic War of 1992-1993

  • Каталожный номер0110010-001
  • Дата выпуска26.09.2008
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 33,94±0,31 не менее 31,1 39,0 3,3±0,35 up to 2000


The lower right part of the coin bears a relief image of the symbols of authority: the Constitution of the Republic of Abkhazia, the alabasha and the saber. Above the image, there is an inscription in Abkhazian language “Apsny Abank”, as well as an inscription indicating the coin’s denomination of 10 apsars and the year of mintage “2008”. Along the rim to the left, there is an indication of the metal sign in accordance with the D.I. Mendeleyev Periodic System of Elements, the fineness and the mint’s trade mark.


On the smooth field – the images of Vladislav Ardzinba and the National Flag of the Republic of Abkhazia. Under the images – an inscription in Abkhazian «Ардзынба В.Г.» (“Ardzinba V.G.”), above it –an inscription in two lines «Аҧсны ахада» (“The Head of Apsny”) and the dates «1991-2005».

The rim is raised on both sides of the coin along the circumference.

The edge of the coin is corrugated.

Artists - Djapua B.R., Erokhin B.M.

Mint - The Moscow Mint.

Mintage 2000 pcs.