NATIONAL BANK OF THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS

Commemorative coin "Christening"

Put into circulation on 06 May 2009

Design:
S.Nekrasova (Belarus)
Minted by:
The Mint of Poland PLC., Warsaw, Poland

Commemorative coin "Christening", obverse, silver, 20 rubles | National Bank of the Republic of Belarus
Commemorative coin "Christening", reverse, silver, 20 rubles | National Bank of the Republic of Belarus
Silver, Alloy standard of silver: 925
Denomination: 20 rubles
Weight of coin, g: 33.63
Fine silver content, g: 31.1
Quality: "brilliant–uncirculated", Pad-printed elements are used.
Diameter, mm: 38.61
Mintage, pcs.: up to 25,000
Sale prices:
· without box – 36 rubles 56 copecks
· in box – 63 rubles 83 copecks

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Commemorative coin "Christening", obverse, copper–nickel, 1 ruble | National Bank of the Republic of Belarus
Commemorative coin "Christening", reverse, copper–nickel, 1 ruble | National Bank of the Republic of Belarus
Copper–nickel
Denomination: 1 ruble
Weight of coin, g: 13.16
Quality: "brilliant–uncirculated"
Diameter, mm: 32
Mintage, pcs.: 5,000
Sale prices:
· without box – 2 rubles 19 copecks

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The coins are round in shape with a raised rim on the obverse and the reverse. The coins’ edge is reeded.

Obverse: at the top — the relief image of the State Coat of Arms of the Republic of Belarus; in the center — the representation of a stork, standing on the basis of a semicircular decorative arrangement (the symbol of Mother Earth) including the symbols of family, motherhood, children, and the sun; beneath — the year of issue (on the silver coin — the alloy standard) and denomination: 20 РУБЛЁЎ (20 RUBLES) on the silver coin and 1 РУБЕЛЬ (1 RUBLE) on the copper-nickel coin; at the top along the rim — an inscription: РЭСПУБЛIКА БЕЛАРУСЬ (THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS).

Reverse: in the center against the background of the ornament — the image of a baby in baptismal clothes depicted above the baptismal font. The cross made with the help of pad-printing technique is worn over the shirt. At the top — the figures of two angels and a dove, beneath — an inscription: ХРЭСЬБIНЫ (THE CHRISTENING).