Baikonur Space Centre – 500 Tenge – Kazakhstan – silver & tantalum coin
Bicolour (compound) coin circle-shaped is consisted of a ring and a disk. Inner disk is made of tantalum; external ring is made of silver.
Averse: composition of starry sky and two human figures as symbol of unity of man and the Universe; face value “500 TENGE” and weight with metal of the coin “Ag 925 14.6 gr. Та 26.8 gr.”, trade mark of Kazakhstan Mint, year of coinage in the left sector; inscription in Kazakh and in English “REPUBLIC OF KAZAKHSTAN” along circumference.
Reverse: images of orbits of satellites with compounds outline of shanyrak, which is interpreted in nomads world as the window to the space opened for all mankind be Baikonur space centre; inscription in Kazakh, Russian and in English “BAIKONUR” along circumference.
Lateral surface is grooved.
Fineness: 925 Ag, 14,6 gr. and Ta, 26.81 gr
Diameter: 38.61 mm
Mintage: 5 000.
The coin comes with certificate of authencity (COA) and in original box.