First Cosmonaut (Gagarin) – 50 Tenge – Kazakhstan – nickel coin
Averse: the composition symbolized the unity of human being with the world and the connection between the past and present; the face value of the coin “50 TENGE”; trade mark of Kazakhstan Mint; the inscription of “Ag 925 16.7 gr. Та 24 gr.” defining the metal which the coin is made of, its fineness and weight; two inscriptions “REPUBLIC OF KAZAKHSTAN” in Kazakh and English.
Reverse: image U.A. Gagarin, the first cosmonaut, 2011 is 50th anniversary of his space flight, image of orbital spacecraft on near-earth orbit, numbers “1961-2011” meaning the year of first man space flight and the year of coinage, name of the coin in Kazakh and in Russian «FIRST COSMONAUT» divided by signature of U.A. Gagarin.
Lateral surface is grooved.
Diameter: 31 mm., weight: 11.17 gr., mintage – 50,000 pcs.