Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Kazakhstan 50 tenge 2012 - Nauryz

New commemorative:

"Customs and national games of Kazakhstan: Nauryz"

Nauryz is one of the oldest holidays on Earth. This holiday of spring and the renewed life of the Earth has been celebrated for over five thousand years by many cultures of the Middle and Central Asia and, according to some sources, by eastern Slavs as well.

(news and image by Gijs Vlothuizen)

Weight: 11.37 g
Diameter: 31.00 mm
Thickness: 2.00 mm
Edge: grooved with 10 sectors of corrugation
Mintage: 300 000

LINK: National Bank of Kazakhstan
LINK: Nauryz holiday

1 comment:

  1. Does someone know the KM# for this coin? Thanks.