Commemorative coins "Slavic Woman"

Put into circulation on: 31 December 2010

Design: S.Nekrasova (Belarus)
Minted by: CJSC "Lithuanian Mint", Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Gold , Alloy standard of gold: 999
  • Denomination: 50 rubles
  • Weight of coin, g: 7.78
  • Fine gold content, g: 7.77
  • Quality: "proof"
  • Diameter, mm: 22
  • Mintage, pcs.: up to 2,500
Sale prices:
  • without box – 481 ruble 23 copecks
out of stock
  • Silver , Alloy standard of silver: 999
  • Denomination: 20 rubles
  • Weight of coin, g: 31.1
  • Fine silver content, g: 31.07
  • Quality: "proof"
  • Diameter, mm: 38.61
  • Mintage, pcs.: up to 7,000
Sale prices:
  • without box – 36 rubles 52 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 and a circumferential inscription: РЭСПУБЛIКА БЕЛАРУСЬ (THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS); in the center — the representation of "The Tree of Life", a mythological and poetic image standing for the universal concept of life in all its manifestations; and at the bottom — the denomination: 50 РУБЛЁЎ (50 RUBLES) on the gold coin and 20 РУБЛЁЎ (20 RUBLES) on the silver one, on the left side — the alloy standard, and on the right side — the year of issue.

Reverse

in the center — the relief half-length portrait of a young Slavic woman holding a baby in her arms with two birds of paradise, which add to the spiritual component of the composition, on either side; and at the top — a circumferential inscription: СЛАВЯНКА (THE SLAVIC WOMAN).
The reverse of the silver coin has: in the center, under the ornamented arch — the relief half-length portrait of a young Slavic woman holding a baby in her arms; and at the top — a circumferential inscription: СЛАВЯНКА (THE SLAVIC WOMAN).