Commemorative coin "Through the Looking–Glass, and What Alice Found There"

Put into circulation on: 21 December 2007

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: 28.28
  • Fine silver content, g: 26.16
  • Quality: "uncirculated", The coin is oxidized and inlaid with amber.
  • Diameter, mm: 38.61
  • Mintage, pcs.: up to 20,000
  • Set of Silver Coins "Alice"
Sale prices:
  • without box – 31 ruble 48 copecks
out of stock

The coin is round in shape. The coin’s edge is plain.

Obverse

at the top – the relief image of the State Coat of Arms of the Republic of Belarus; in the center – the representation of a boy and a girl against the background of the starry sky, sitting on a swiveled crescent moon and holding an open book; beneath – the year of issue; and circumferential inscriptions: at the top – РЭСПУБЛIКА БЕЛАРУСЬ (THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS), and at the bottom – ДВАЦЦАЦЬ РУБЛЁЎ (TWENTY RUBLES).

Reverse

on the left – the stylized portrait of Alice, the main character of the fairy tale, holding the White Knight in her hands; at the top – the ribbon ornamented with the representations of the fairy tale characters; beneath – the light color amber inset, the egg that turned into Humpty Dumpty; in the center – the chessboard with playing pieces; and on the right – the mirror image of a circumferential inscription: АЛІСА Ў ЗАЛЮСТРОЎІ (THROUGH THE LOOKING–GLASS, AND WHAT ALICE FOUND THERE) which can be red with the help of the looking glass.