Commemorative coin "Lynxes"
Put into circulation on 12 December 2008Design: S.Zaskevich (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.: 8,000
- without box – 37 rubles 42 copecks
The coins are round in shape with the raised rim on the obverse and the reverse. The coins’ edge is grained.
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 alloy standard; and circumferential inscriptions: at the top – РЭСПУБЛИКА БЕЛАРУСЬ (THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS) and at the bottom – 20 РУБЛЁЎ (20 RUBLES).
in the center – the relief image of a lynx and a baby lynx; lynx’s eyes inlaid with Swarovski crystals; and at the top – a circumferential inscription: РЫСI · LYNX LYNX (LYNXES · LYNX LYNX).