AISHA-BIBI Mausoleum – 500 Tenge – Kazakhstan – silver coin
Face value: 500 tenge.
Date of issue: October 31, 2003.
Mausoleum AISHA-BIBI is a remarkable architecture monument of XI century. Richness and variety of carved ornament on ceramic tile have no analogue among other memorial and cultural monuments of Kazakhstan.
On the right side of the coin in the center two line legend “500 TENGE” indicates face value of the coin with fragment of decorative incrustation and trade mark of Kazakhstan Mint under it. Along the circumference of the coin there are legends “NATIONAL BANK OF KAZAKHSTAN”.
On the back side of the coin on its central part there is an image of the mausoleum front. Above this image there is a legend “MAUSOLEUM”. On the right side a legend “Ag 925, 24 gr.” indicates production metal, standard of coinage and weight, a figure “2002” indicates the year of coinage. Left part of the coin shows the plan of this mausoleum and figure IX, century the construction. Along the circumference in the upper and lower parts there is coin’s name “AISHA-BIBI”.
Images and legends are relief.
Lateral surface is smooth without corrugations and legends.
The coin is made of 925 standard silver, weight is 24 gr., diameter is 37 mm, thickness is 2,7 mm, proof production quality.
Mintage: 3 000.
The coin comes with certificate of authencity (COA) and in original box.