Commemorative coins "M. Bagdanovich. The 120th Anniversary"

Put into circulation on 27 October 2011

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.: 2,000
Sale prices:
  • without box – 29 rubles 90 copecks
  • in box – 35 rubles 33 copecks
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  • Copper–nickel
  • Denomination: 1 ruble
  • Weight of coin, g: 13.16
  • Quality: "proof–like"
  • Diameter, mm: 32
  • Mintage, pcs.: 2,000
Sale prices:
  • without box – 5 rubles 18 copecks
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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 and the inscription: РЭСПУБЛІКА БЕЛАРУСЬ (THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS) and denomination – 10 РУБЛЁЎ (10 RUBLES) on the silver coin and 1 РУБЕЛЬ (1 RUBLE) on the copper–nickel one; beneath – the year of issue; on the right – alloy standard (on the silver coin) surrounded by the ornamental pattern used in the illustrations to Maxim Bagdanovich’s book of poems.

Reverse

on the left – the relief portrait a classic of the Belarusian literature Maxim Bagdanovich; on the right – circumferential inscriptions in two lines: М. БАГДАНОВІЧ (M. BAGDANOVICH), the years of life 1891—1917 and the ornamental motif of cornflowers.