Commemorative coins "The 70th Anniversary of Belarus’s Liberation from Nazi Invaders"

Put into circulation on: 28 May 2014

Design: S.Nekrasova (Belarus)
Minted by: CJSC "Lithuanian Mint", Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Silver , Alloy standard of silver: 925
  • Denomination: 20 rubles
  • Weight of coin, g: 33.62
  • Fine silver content, g: 31.1
  • Quality: "proof", The coin bears a hologram.
  • Diameter, mm: 38.61
  • Mintage, pcs.: 3,000
Sale prices:
  • without box – 63 rubles 25 copecks
  • Copper–nickel
  • Denomination: 1 ruble
  • Weight of coin, g: 15.5
  • Quality: "proof–like"
  • Diameter, mm: 33
  • Mintage, pcs.: 3,000
Sale prices:
  • without box – 8 rubles 05 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 grained.

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 fragment of the new building housing the Belarusian State Museum of History of the Great Patriotic War located in Minsk and the sky above it, on the silver coin — a hologram showing the festive fireworks; and beneath — the year of issue on the right-hand side, the alloy standard on the left-hand side, and the denomination in the center: 20 РУБЛЁЎ (20 RUBLES) on the silver coin and 1 РУБЕЛЬ (1 RUBLE) on the copper-nickel one.

Reverse

in the center — a decorative design featuring three paper airplanes flying over a cherry tree covered in blossom; and inscriptions — the circumferential inscription at the top: ВЫЗВАЛЕННE БЕЛАРУСI (BELARUS’S LIBERATION) and the inscription on the left-hand side: 70 ГАДОЎ (THE 70TH ANNIVERSARY).