National Bank of the Republic of Kazakhstan/ Kazakhstan Mint of the National Bank of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Proof, pad printing on the reverse of the coin
Design: A. Bassenov Sculptor: V. Lyutin
Kazakhstan Mint of the National Bank of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Description of obverse and reverse
Obverse: an image of stylized flower in a frame of “sealing wax press”; inscriptions “ҚАЗАҚСТАН ҰЛТТЫҚ БАНКІ” in state language and “NATIONAL BANK OF KAZAKHSTAN” in English; coat of arms in the center of flower; ornamental socket at the right sector of composition; inscription “100 ТЕҢГЕ”, means face value of the coin; inscriptions “Ag 925 31.1 g” means metal, standard of coinage and weight. Reverse: a composition in the form of a stained glass bouquet of flowers on which a figure 8 is marked with color; inscriptions “НАУРЫЗ” in state language, “МАРТА” in Russian and “MARCH” in English.
A brief annotation
The first coin made in a form of a greeting card. Coins cards are supposed to be issued for memorable dates, celebrations and the international holidays. International Women's Day, also called International Working Women's Day, is celebrated on March 8, every year. Historically emerged as a day of solidarity of women workers in the struggle for equal rights and emancipation.