Turkmenian eublefar

Turkmenian eublefar

Turkmenian eublefar

Series: Red Data Book

Catalogue Number: 5109-0010

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Date of issue: 21.05.1996
Denomination: 1 ruble
Currency: ruble
Metal, finenes: silver, 900/1000
Total weight, G: 15.55
Diameter, mm: 33,0 ( 0,20)
Thickness, mm: 2,40 (0,20)
Mintage, pcs: 3000
Proof: Proof

The obverse: the two-headed eagle designed by artist I. Bilibin. The inscriptions along the rim: at the top 1996 . (ONE RUBLE 1996), at the bottom Ȼ (BANK OF RUSSIA). The letters below indicate the metal sign, the fineness, the mint trademark and the fine metal content.

The reverse: the picture of a Turkmenian eublefar. The inscription along the rim: л (TURKMENIAN EUBLEFAR).

The artist: A.V. Baklanov
The sculptors: L.S. Kamshilov, M.A. Sysa
St. Petersburg Mint ()
The edge: 252 corrugations

The Turkmenian eublefar is an extremely rare lizard found in the Kopetdag mountains and adjacent mountain ranges of western and southern Turkmenistan. It is protected in the Kopetdag preserve.