Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Turkmenistan issued a new series of banknotes to commemorate the 5th Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games

 

Turkmenistan issued a new series of banknotes to commemorate the 5th Asian Indoor & Martial Arts Games held in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan September 17-27, 2017. The front of each note is similar to previous issue, except with the addition of the Ashgabat 2017 logo on the watermark area at left. The back of each note depicts a building in Ashgabat, the capital of Turkmenistan.

 

 
Front: Togrul Beg Turkmen (990-1063), founder of the Seljuq Empire, and the first sultan of this empire 1037-1063
Back: Ashgabat airport

 

 
Front: Sultan Sanjar Turkmen (1086-1157), last ruler of the Seljuk Empire 1118-1157
Back: Welotrek Sport Toplumy

 

 
Front: Magtymguy Pyragy (1733-1797), Turkmen spiritual leader and philosophical poet
Back: Basa Bas Sowes Sungaty Sport Toplumy

 

 
Front: Gorogly Beg Turkmen
Back: Sportun Oyun Gornuslerinin Toplumy

 

 
Front: Gorgut Ata Türkmen (aka Dede Korkut)
Back: Yenil Atletika Toplumy

 

 
Front: Oguz Han Türkmen
Back: Ashgabat Olimpiya Stadiony

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