Commemorative coin dedicated to the Belarus – Russia community
Put into circulation on
02 April 1997
Obverse designer: T.Radivilko (Belarus).
Reverse designer: A.Baklanov (Russia)
Moscow Mint of Goznak, Moscow, Russia
The coin is round. The rim is raised on both sides of the coin. The edge of the coin is corrugated.
within the circular geometric ornament – the relief of the State Coat of Arms of the Republic of Belarus; beneath – year of issue, fine silver content and alloy standard; inscriptions along the rim: "РЭСПУБЛIКА БЕЛАРУСЬ"
(REPUBLIC OF BELARUS) and "ДВАЦЦАЦЬ РУБЛЁЎ"
in the top right– and left–hand part – the effigy of the State Coat of Arms of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Belarus; in the top central part – inscription in five lines: "ДОГОВОР ОБ ОБРАЗОВАНИИ СООБЩЕСТВА РОССИИ И БЕЛАРУСИ" (AGREEMENT CREATING RUSSIAN–BELARUSIAN COMMUNITY); below in the left–hand part – elements of the panoramic view of Moscow featuring sights of the Kremlin: in the right–hand part – elements of the panoramic view of Minsk featuring the obelisk in Victory Square and the Government House; at the bottom – the date of signing the Agreement "2 АПРЕЛЯ 1996" (APRIL 2, 1996).