New Afon Monastery

  • Denomination 100 apsars
  • Quality Proof-like
  • Metal,fineness Ring/disk Silver 925, Gold 999
  • TotalWeight,g 168,15
  • Fine metal content not less than, g. 155,5
  • Diameter, mm 60,0
  • Thickness, mm 6,6
  • Mintage, thousand pcs. 999
New Afon Monastery The obverse in the upper central part on the matte field there is a gilded relief image of the emblem of the Bank of Abkhazia, above it is a Christian ornament. On the mirror field in the upper part of the semicircular inscription in the Abkhaz language there is “Apsny Abank”. To the left and to the right of the coat of arms there are solar signs, as well as the brand name and the name of the mint, which also bear a metal designation according to the Periodic system of chemical elements of D.I. Mendeleev and alloy test. At the bottom of the coin on the matte field there are inscriptions in the Abkhaz language “Anakopia Afon Chyts”, the denomination is 100 apsar and the year of minting is marked as “2013”. New Afon Monastery The reverse the image of the reverse side of the coin is a mirror field in the form of an equilateral cross, on the diagonal angles of which relief images of ancient crosses are located on a matte background. On the mirror field of the cross, in the center, in the background there is the image of the New Afon Monastery and the Star of Bethlehem. In the foreground, in the center there is the image of the icon of the image of the Mother of God (the goalkeeper), on the left there is the image of the apostle Simon Kananit, on the right there is the holy Panteleimon -the healer. Under the icon there is an inscription filled with an uncial letter about the name of the monastery and the date of its laying. There are elements of the coin: icon, domes and halo made in color by pad printing and selective gilding.

From the front and back of the coins around the circumference there is a protruding edge.

The side surface of the coin is corrugated.

The coin is made in the quality of proof-like.

Artist Dzhapua B.R.

Coin circulation 999 pcs.

Chasing - St. Petersburg Mint of Goznak (RF)