Commemorative coin "The Tale of the Golden Cockerel"

Put into circulation on: 30 December 2009

Design: S. Nekrasova (Belarus) – the obverseM. Shmakov (Russia) – the reverse
Minted by: B.H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt GmbH, Karlsfeld, Germany
  • Silver , Alloy standard of silver: 925
  • Denomination: 20 rubles
  • Weight of coin, g: 28.28
  • Fine silver content, g: 26.16
  • Quality: "proof", The coin is oval in shape. Pad-printed elements are used. Dimensions, mm: 35.3 x 45.3
  • Mintage, pcs.: 7,000
  • Set of Silver Coins Alexander Pushkin’s Fairy Tales
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The coin is oval in shape with a raised rim on the obverse and the reverse. The coin’s edge is grained.

Obverse

at the top — the relief image of the State Coat of Arms of the Republic of Belarus and an inscription: РЭСПУБЛIКА БЕЛАРУСЬ (THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS); in the center — the relief portrait of Alexander Pushkin with the stylized image of a lyre to the left and the stylized image of a quill and a scroll to the right of it; beneath — the year of issue, the alloy standard, and denomination: 20 РУБЛЁЎ (20 RUBLES).

Reverse

at the top — a circumferential inscription: СКАЗКА О ЗОЛОТОМ ПЕТУШКЕ (THE TALE OF THE GOLDEN COCKEREL), the title of the fairy tale; in the center — the picture with pad-printed elements depicting a scene from the fairy tale.