Taikazan – 500 Tenge – Kazakhstan – silver coin

Taikazan – 500 Tenge – Kazakhstan – silver coin

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Description

At all times the cauldron was a symbol of unification and hospitality for Turkic peoples. Therefore a special priority was given to its dimension and external decoration. In such context Turkestani cauldron has no equal. The most known is so-called Taikazan is  placed in Turkestan at Ahmed Yasavi’s mausoleum. Its diameter is about 2,45 meters, weight is two tons. According to the legend the cauldron is made from an alloy of seven metals.

The coin is made with application of technology of oxygenating (chemical coloring) of the image of Taikazan on a coin reverse.

The coin has shape of dodecahedron

Obverse: the coat of arms of the Republic of Kazakhstan in a frame of pressed inscriptions «NATIONAL BANK OF KAZAKHSTAN» in Kazakh and English; inscription «500 TENGE» at lower part, means face value, trade mark and logo of National Bank of Republic of Kazakhstan; number «2014» at upper sector, means year of coinage; inscription «Ag 925 31,1g» means metal, standard of coinage and weight; elements of national ornament along the circumference.

Reverse: an oxidized image of a Taikazan and stylized image of the sun in a frame of inscriptions «TREASURES OF THE STEPPE · TAIKAZAN»; elements of a national ornament at lower part and along the circumference.

Lateral face is grooved.

Metal: Ag 925

Weight: 31,1 ± 0,31 g/r

Diameters: 43.0 mm

Quality: proof

Max mintage: 5 000

The coin comes in capsule with certificate of authencity (COA) and in original box.

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Shipping options available

Registered Mail (max. insured amount: 30 USD)

Shipping cost (depends on order’s weight): from 2.50 USD worldwide

WITH COIN BOX – if you have selected this option we would ship your order with coin boxes if there are coins with boxes in your order (please read product description).

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Note please that after shipping of your order we do not accept any claims regarding the coin boxes (for example, you wanted original coin box but selected WITHOUT COIN BOX option). 

Also we do not ship empty coin boxes!

Delivery Time: normally 7-20 days (15-45 days for orders shipped in November, December, January, February) depending on destination country, however sometimes there may be a delay for 60 days (75 days for orders shipped in November, December, January, February). The shipping time is beyond our control therefore we do not accept undelivery claims for Registered Mail within 60 days (75 days for orders shipped in November, December, January, February) from despatch.

Value Declaration: in case the order is small enough we will not declare the value or the content on or inside the envelope/package. Otherwise it will be shipped as either Small Packet or Parcel and declared for 30 USD.


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Please note that some countries do not accept insured (valued) shipments so this option is not available to all customers. You are responsible to be aware of whether your country’s postal service accept insured (valued) shipments before choosing this shipping option.


Express Courier (max. insured amount: 100 USD)

Shipping cost (depends on destination country, order’s weight and carrier): from 50 USD worldwide

Delivery Time: normally 3-7 business days depending on destination country, however sometimes there may be a delay for 21 days. The shipping time is beyond our control therefore we do not accept undelivery claims for Express Courier within 21 days from despatch.

Value Declaration: we will declare the shipment for up to 100 USD.

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