Horseman – 500 Tenge – Kazakhstan – silver coin
issued in 2 September, 2005.
Airakty Mountain, Mangyshlak. Late nomads, adaev tradition, ХVIII- ХIХ centuries. Detail.
On the obverse of the coin against a background of the national ornament elements, the figure “500” is shown under it there is the inscription “TENGE”, indicating the face value of the coin. On the upper side of the coin there is a heraldic representation of a spiral and the legend “Ag 925 24 gr.” indicates the metal of the coin, its standard and weight and the trademark of the Kazakhstan Mint. On the lower side figure “2005” indicates year of coinage. Circling the coin is a wide salient edging, on which the legend of national bank in Kazakh language. Legends are pressed in the edging.
At the back side of the coin on smooth background there is an image of rock painting dated to ХVIII- ХIХ centuries. Circling the coin is a wide salient edging, on which the legends “HORSEMAN • AIRAKTY MOUNTAIN” in Kazakh and English, are located. Legends are pressed in the edging.
The coin comes with certificate of authencity (COA) and in original box.