Commemorative coins dedicated to the 50th Anniversary of the United Nations Organization

Put into circulation on: 27 December 1996

Design: A.Zimenko, D.Belitsky (Belarus)
Minted by: The Royal Mint, London,Great Britain
  • Gold , Alloy standard of gold: 916.7
  • Denomination: 1 ruble
  • Weight of coin, g: 8.71
  • Fine gold content, g: 7.98
  • Quality: "proof"
  • Diameter, mm: 22.05
  • Mintage, pcs.: 5,000 (for Belarus – 50)
  • Certificate: Gold, 1 ruble

  • Certificate
Sale prices:
  • in box – 481 ruble 85 copecks
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  • Silver , Alloy standard of silver: 925
  • Denomination: 1 ruble
  • Weight of coin, g: 30.57
  • Fine silver content, g: 28.28
  • Quality: "proof"
  • Diameter, mm: 38.61
  • Mintage, pcs.: 20,000 (for Belarus – 1,000)
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  • Copper–nickel
  • Denomination: 1 ruble
  • Weight of coin, g: 28.28
  • Quality: "brilliant–uncirculated"
  • Diameter, mm: 38.61
  • Mintage, pcs.: 40,000 (for Belarus – 5,000)
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Coins are round. The rim is raised on both sides of the coin. The edge of the coin is corrugated.

Obverse

features in the center the relief of the State Coat of Arms of the Republic of Belarus with the inscription in two lines beneath: "РЭСПУБЛIКА БЕЛАРУСЬ" (REPUBLIC OF BELARUS); at the bottom – face value, year of issue, precious metals coins – weight of the coin and alloy standard.

Reverse

features in the center – against the background of a geographic map of the Republic of Belarus – the relief of a hovering stork, in the lower left–hand part – the UN emblem and "50", along the rim – inscriptions separated by geometric ornament: "НАЦЫI, АБ'ЯДНАНЫЯ ЗА MIP" (NATIONS UNITED FOR PEACE), "1 РУБЕЛЬ"
(1 ROUBLE).