Commemorative coins "Alena Aladava. The 100th Anniversary"

Put into circulation on 25 July 2007

Design: S.Zaskevich (Belarus)
Minted by: The Mint of Poland PLC., Warsaw, Poland
  • Silver, Alloy standard of silver: 925
  • Denomination: 10 rubles
  • Weight of coin, g: 16.81
  • Fine silver content, g: 15.55
  • Quality: "proof"
  • Diameter, mm: 32
  • Mintage, pcs.: 4,000
Sale prices:
  • without box – 18 rubles 71 copeck
  • in box – 19 rubles 61 copeck
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  • Copper–nickel
  • Denomination: 1 ruble
  • Weight of coin, g: 13.16
  • Quality: "proof–like"
  • Diameter, mm: 32
  • Mintage, pcs.: 4,000
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The coins are round in shape with the 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, in the center – the representation of the building of the National Art Museum of the Republic of Belarus, beneath – the year of issue (alloy standard shown in the right–hand part of the silver coin); at the top – a circumferential inscription: РЭСПУБЛІКА БЕЛАРУСЬ (THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS), at the bottom – 10 РУБЛЁЎ (10 RUBLES) on the silver coin and 1 РУБЕЛЬ (1 RUBLE) on the copper–nickel coin.

Reverse

in the center – the relief portrait of Alena V. Aladava, who was the director of the State Art Museum of the Byelorussian Soviet Socialist Republic (1944 – 1977) (nowadays the National Art Museum of the Republic of Belarus), against the background of the fragment of a carved decorative frame; on the left – a circumferential inscription: А.В. АЛАДАВА (A.V. ALADAVA); and at the bottom – the year of birth and the year of death of Alena V. Aladava and a facsimile of her signature in the left–hand part.