Commemorative Coins "The Age of Majority"
Put into circulation on 3 May 2010Design: 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: 33.63
- Fine silver content, g: 31.1
- Quality: "brilliant–uncirculated", Pad-printed elements are used.
- Diameter, mm: 38.61
- Mintage, pcs.: up to 7,000
- without box – 37 rubles 42 copecks
- in box – 63 rubles 83 copecks
- Denomination: 1 ruble
- Weight of coin, g: 13.16
- Quality: "brilliant–uncirculated"
- Diameter, mm: 32
- Mintage, pcs.: 4,000
- without box – 2 rubles 42 copecks
The coins are round in shape with a raised rim on the obverse and the reverse. The coins’ edge is grained.
at the top – the relief image of the State Coat of Arms of the Republic of Belarus; in the center – the image of ancient Slavic symbols of virgin and youthful virtues – deities Lada and Lel, standing on the basis of a triangular decorative composition including the symbols of life, family, and the Sun; beneath – the year of issue (and the alloy standard on the silver coin) and the denomination: 20 РУБЛЁЎ (20 RUBLES) on the silver coin and 1 РУБЕЛЬ (1 RUBLE) on the copper–nickel one; at the top – a circumferential inscription: РЭСПУБЛІКА БЕЛАРУСЬ (THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS).
in the center – a pad-printed image of a blooming apple branch symbolizing the youth and beauty; on the left – the image of a belt that symbolizes coming of age (the age of majority); on the right – the image of a tress – a symbol of virgin beauty; at the bottom – a circumferential inscription: ПАЎНАЛЕЦЦЕ (THE AGE OF MAJORITY).