Commemorative coin "The Cornflower"
Put into circulation on 28 December 2012Design: Maike Hof (Germany)
Minted by: B.H. Mayer’s Kunstprägeanstalt GmbH, Karlsfeld, Germany
- Silver, Alloy standard of silver: 925
- Denomination: 10 rubles
- Weight of coin, g: 20
- Fine silver content, g: 18.5
- Quality: "proof", Pad-printed elements are used.
- Diameter, mm: 38.61
- Mintage, pcs.: 4,000
- without box – 43 rubles 70 copecks
- in box – 47 rubles 60 copecks
The coin is round in shape with a raised rim on the obverse and the reverse. The coin’s edge is reeded.
in the center, within a circular geometric ornamental pattern, – the relief image of the State Coat of Arms of the Republic of Belarus with the year of issue beneath it and the alloy standard to the left of it; and circumferential inscriptions: at the top – РЭСПУБЛIКА БЕЛАРУСЬ (THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS) and at the bottom – the denomination: 10 РУБЛЁЎ (10 RUBLES).
in the center — the relief image of cornflowers, one of which is pad-printed with a butterfly thereon; and at the top — a circumferential inscription: ВАСIЛЁК СIНI – CENTAUREA CYANUS (THE CORNFLOWER – CENTAUREA CYANUS).