Monday, July 4, 2011

Kazakhstan Issued 10,000 Tenge Commemorative Note

The National Bank of the Republic of Kazakhstan issued 10,000 Tenge banknotes today to commemorate the 20th Anniversary of Independence.

Front: Predominant images are vertical. The main images are the "Kazak Eli" monument on the right side of the banknote and images of flying pigeons at the bottom in the middle. The upper part shows the state symbols of the Republic of Kazakhstan: National Emblem and National Flag. The face value is placed in digits at the bottom and top left, the face value literally in Kazakh is at the bottom in the middle. The inscription "ҚАЗАҚСТАН ҰЛТТЫҚ БАНКІ" (name of the issuing authority) is placed in the top left, above there is an inscription in the Kazakh language stating that counterfeiting banknotes is against the law.

Back: The images are horizontal. The main image is the Residence of President of the Republic of Kazakhstan; the background shows the contours of the map of Kazakhstan territory. The inscription «ҚАЗАҚСТАН ТӘУЕЛСІЗДІГІНЕ ЖИЫРМА ЖЫЛ» (20 years of Independence of Kazakhstan) is at the top left, below there is the logo of Independence Day of 20-year celebration. The face value is placed in digits at the bottom on the left, at the top right and in the middle on the right, the face value literally in Russian is at the bottom in the middle. The inscription "ҚАЗАҚСТАН ҰЛТТЫҚ БАНКІ" (name of the issuing authority) is placed at the top in the middle, below there is an inscription in Russian stating that counterfeiting banknotes is against the law.