Sabit Mukanov was a classic figure in Kazakh literature, and was a poet, a public figure, and an academician. An autobiographical trilogy “The School of Life”, which reflects semi-centennial history of Kazakh people and which was translated into many languages of the world, is of special significance of the creative work of Mukanov.
Averse: State Emblem of Kazakhstan against ornamental background; face value of the coin “50 TENGE”; legend in Kazakh “NATIONAL BANK OF KAZAKHSTAN”.
Reverse: portrait of Sabit Mukanov; name of the coin in Kazakh “100 YEARS OF SABIT MUKANOV”; “2000” means the year of coinage.
Lateral surface is grooved.
Weight: 11,17 gr.
Diameter: 31 mm.
Mintage: 50 000.