Commemorative coins "Fatherhood"

Put into circulation on: 23 October 2012

Design: 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: 33.63
  • Fine silver content, g: 31.1
  • Quality: "brilliant–uncirculated", Pad-printed elements are used.
  • Diameter, mm: 38.61
  • Mintage, pcs.: up to 10,000
Sale prices:
  • without box – 56 rubles 93 copecks
  • in box – 63 rubles 93 copecks
out of stock
  • Copper–nickel
  • Denomination: 1 ruble
  • Weight of coin, g: 13.16
  • Quality: "brilliant–uncirculated"
  • Diameter, mm: 32
  • Mintage, pcs.: 2,000
Sale prices:
  • without box – 8 rubles 63 copecks
out of stock

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 and the circumferential inscription: РЭСПУБЛIКА БЕЛАРУСЬ (THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS); in the center — a decorative composition in the style of the straw craft representing the stylized DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) molecule with X and Y chromosomes on either side; beneath: on the left side — the year of issue (and the alloy standard on the silver coin) and on the right side — the denomination: 20 РУБЛЁЎ (20 RUBLES) on the silver coin and 1 РУБЕЛЬ (1 RUBLE) on the copper-nickel one.

Reverse

in the centre — the picture of a baby who is brought by the stork; beneath — the picture of a village hut with a tree in the background; and at the bottom — the circumferential inscription: БАЦЬКОЎСТВА (FATHERHOOD).