NATIONAL BANK OF THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS

Commemorative coins "The First World War"

Put into circulation on 12 September 2014

Design:
S.Nekrasova (Belarus)
Minted by:
RSE "The Kazakhstan Mint of NB RK", Ust–Kamenogorsk, Kazakhstan

Commemorative coins "The First World War", obverse, silver, 20 rubles | National Bank of the Republic of Belarus
Commemorative coins "The First World War", reverse, silver, 20 rubles | National Bank of the Republic of Belarus
Silver, Alloy standard of silver: 925
Denomination: 20 rubles
Weight of coin, g: 33.63
Fine silver content, g: 31.1
Quality: "proof"
Diameter, mm: 38.61
Mintage, pcs.: 2,000
Sale prices:
· without box – 40 rubles 25 copecks

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Commemorative coins "The First World War", obverse, copper–nickel, 1 ruble | National Bank of the Republic of Belarus
Commemorative coins "The First World War", reverse, copper–nickel, 1 ruble | National Bank of the Republic of Belarus
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 – 5 rubles 75 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: on the left-hand side — the relief image of the State Coat of Arms of the Republic of Belarus and the inscription in two lines under it: РЭСПУБЛIКА БЕЛАРУСЬ (THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS) and the year of issue below; and on the right-hand side — the denomination: 20 РУБЛЁЎ (20 RUBLES) on the silver coin and 1 РУБЕЛЬ (1 RUBLE) on the copper-nickel one and the alloy standard under it on the silver coin.

Reverse: an art design featuring on the right-hand side — a fragment of the political map of Belarus at the end of the First World War with the borderline plotted thereon under the Treaty of Riga; and on the left-hand side — the pattern of looming thunder clouds symbolizing global tragedy which partially overlaps the inscription in three lines: ПЕРШАЯ СУСВЕТНАЯ ВАЙНА (THE FIRST WORLD WAR).