Commemorative coins "Nordic World Ski Championships 2017. Lahti"

Put into circulation on 19 January 2017

Design: S. Nekrasova (Belarus)
Minted by: CJSC "Lithuanian Mint", Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Gold, Alloy standard of gold: 999
  • Denomination: 50 rubles
  • Weight of coin, g: 7.78
  • Fine gold content, g: 7.78
  • Quality: "proof"
  • Diameter, mm: 25
  • Mintage, pcs.: 350
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  • Gold, Alloy standard of gold: 999
  • Denomination: 20 rubles
  • Weight of coin, g: 3.11
  • Fine gold content, g: 3.11
  • Quality: "proof"
  • Diameter, mm: 18
  • Mintage, pcs.: 550
Sale prices:
  • without box – 320 rubles 00 copecks
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  • Silver, Alloy standard of silver: 925
  • Denomination: 10 rubles
  • Weight of coin, g: 16.81
  • Fine silver content, g: 15.5
  • Quality: "proof"
  • Diameter, mm: 37
  • Mintage, pcs.: 1,000
Sale prices:
  • without box – 58 rubles 00 copecks
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  • Copper–nickel
  • Denomination: 1 ruble
  • Weight of coin, g: 19.5
  • Quality: "proof–like"
  • Diameter, mm: 37
  • Mintage, pcs.: 10,000
Sale prices:
  • without box – 12 rubles 00 copecks
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The coins are round in shape with a raised rim on the obverse and the reverse. The coins’ edge is grained.

Obverse

in the center — the relief image of the State Coat of Arms of the Republic of Belarus, circumferential inscriptions: at the top — РЭСПУБЛIКА БЕЛАРУСЬ (THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS), at the bottom — the denomination: 50 and 20 РУБЛЁЎ (50 and 20 RUBLES) on the gold coins, 10 РУБЛЁЎ (10 RUBLES) on the silver one, and 1 РУБЕЛЬ (1 RUBLE) on the copper-nickel one; on the left-hand side – the year of issue, on the right-hand side – alloy standard (on gold and silver coins); in the center – a stylized image of ski ramps of the city of Lahti against the background of a "frosty pattern", made in the style of a geometric national ornament.

Reverse

in the center – a stylized image of skiers in a circular composition, and the logo of the International Ski Federation FIS (ФИС); circumferential inscriptions: at the top - NORDIC WORLD SKI CHAMPIONSHIPS, at the bottom – LAHTI 2017.