Commemorative coin "Squirrel"

Put into circulation on 30 December 2009

Design: S. Nekrasova (Belarus)
Minted by: B.H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt GmbH, Karlsfeld, Germany
  • Silver, Alloy standard of silver: 999
  • Denomination: 20 rubles
  • Weight of coin, g: 31.1
  • Fine silver content, g: 31.1
  • Quality: "proof", The coin is inlaid with two Swarovski crystals.
  • Diameter, mm: 38.61
  • Mintage, pcs.: 5,000
Sale prices:
  • without box – 37 rubles 42 copecks
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The coin is round in shape with a raised rim on the obverse and the reverse. The coin’s edge is grained.

Obverse

in the center — the relief image showing the State Coat of Arms of the Republic of Belarus in the circle surrounded by the geometrical ornament; beneath — the year of issue and the alloy standard; and circumferential inscriptions: at the top — РЭСПУБЛIКА БЕЛАРУСЬ (THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS) and at the bottom — 20 РУБЛЁЎ (20 RUBLES).

Reverse

in the center — the relief images of two squirrels with their eyes inlaid with Swarovski crystals; at the top — a circumferential inscription: ВАВЁРКI SCIURUS VULGARIS (SQUIRRELS SCIURUS VULGARIS).