Head of Tiger – 500 Tenge – Kazakhstan – silver coin
Face value: 500 tenge.
Date of issue: November 15, 2005.
Decoration in the shape of tiger head, one of the things on the belt of Golden man dress. Gold. Issyk mound. Almatinskaya oblast. End of VI c. – beginning of III c. B.C.
Averse: the dodecahedron shape; the face value of the coin “500 TENGE”; the trademark of Kazakhstan Mint; the image of four galloping horsemen; “Ag 925 31,1gr.” means metal, standard of coinage and weight; two inscriptions REPUBLIC OF KAZAKHSTAN” in Kazakh and English.
Reverse: the gilded image of decoration in the shape of tiger head with heraldic image of spring; “THE HEAD OF TIGER” the name of the coin in Kazakh and in English; the heraldic spiral; two legends “THE GOLD OF NOMADS”; “2005” means the year of coinage.
Images and legends are relief.
Lateral surface is smooth without corrugation and inscriptions.
Fineness: 925 Ag
Weight: 31.1 gr.
Diamets: 38,61 mm
Mintage: 5 000.
The coin comes with certificate of authencity (COA) and in original box.