“Taurus” is the tenth coin from the series “Zodiac signs” issued by the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia.
In the centre of the upper part of the coin coat of arms of the Republic of Macedonia. Around the coin inscriptions and symbols: “Republic of Macedonia” (In Macedonian), symbols of the planets: Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, “2015”, “10 denars” (in Macedonian), the hallmark “Ag 925”, symbol of the planets: Saturn, Uranus , Neptune and Pluto. In the centre of the coin: on the left an image of the sun, on the right an image of the moon, hourglass in the middle.
On the left hand side of the reverse there is a picture of the Taurus’ head with three stars on the forehead. The left horn of the Taurus is placed below a round cobalt glass insert having an Taurus constellation printed on it. At the bottom there is the symbol of the Taurus Zodiac and the name of this Zodiac sign in Latin TAURUS. The whole composition is surrounded by a floral ornament, along the perimeter. Chosen elements of the relief (including the Taurus symbol, horns, stars on the forehead and partially flowers ) are gold painted.