Commemorative coins "The Dar Pomorza"

Put into circulation on: 05 October 2009

Design: D. Suraevska (Poland)S. Nekrasova (Belarus)
Minted by: The Mint of Poland PLC., Warsaw, Poland
  • Silver , Alloy standard of silver: 925
  • Denomination: 20 rubles
  • Weight of coin, g: 28.28
  • Fine silver content, g: 26.16
  • Quality: "brilliant–uncirculated", The coin bears a hologram.
  • Diameter, mm: 38.61
  • Mintage, pcs.: up to 25,000
Sale prices:
  • without box – 31 ruble 48 copecks
  • in box – 33 rubles 10 copecks
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  • 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 42 copecks
out of stock

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

Obverse

at the top — the relief image of the State Coat of Arms of the Republic of Belarus in the center and a circumferential inscription: РЭСПУБЛIКА БЕЛАРУСЬ (THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS); in the center — the stylized image of the wind rose (the silver coin features a hologram thereon) against the background of the navigation sea chart; and a circumferential inscription: at the bottom — 20 РУБЛЁЎ (20 RUBLES) on the silver coin and 1 РУБЕЛЬ (1 RUBLE) on the copper-nickel coin; to the left — the year of issue (the alloy standard and trademark of The Mint of Poland PLC. shown in the right-hand part of the silver coin).

Reverse

in the center — the representation of the Dar Pomorza, the longest sailing ship in the world, against the background of the seascape, on the left — the reduced image of this sailing ship (outboard profile); beneath — an inscription: DAR POMORZA in the original.