Commemorative coin "Biathlon" dedicated to the 2002 Olympic Games

Put into circulation on 30 October 2001

Design: S.Zaskevich (Belarus)
Minted by: Valcambi sa, Switzerland
  • Silver, Alloy standard of silver: 925
  • Denomination: 20 rubles
  • Weight of coin, g: 28.28
  • Fine silver content, g: 26.16
  • Quality: "proof"
  • Diameter, mm: 38.61
  • Mintage, pcs.: up to 15,000
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  • without box – 31 ruble 48 copecks
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The coin is round. The rim is raised on both sides of the coin. The edge of the coin is corrugated.

Obverse

within the circular geometric ornament – the relief of the State Coat of Arms of the Republic of Belarus; beneath – year of issue; inscriptions along the rim – at the top: "РЭСПУБЛІКА БЕЛАРУСЬ" (REPUBLIC OF BELARUS), at the bottom: "ДВАЦЦАЦЬ РУБЛЁЎ" (TWENTY ROUBLES).

Reverse

features in the centre – the relief of a shooting biathlonist against a background of the weapon boundary; along the rim – inscriptions: in the right–hand part at the top – "АЛІМПІЙСКІЯ ГУЛЬНІ – 2002" (OLYMPIC GAMES), at the bottom – "БІЯТЛОН" (BIATHLON).