Commemorative coin dedicated to the Belarus – Russia community

Put into circulation on 2 April 1997

Design: Obverse designer: T.Radivilko (Belarus).Reverse designer: A.Baklanov (Russia)
Minted by: Moscow Mint of Goznak, Moscow, Russia
  • Silver, Alloy standard of silver: 900
  • Denomination: 20 rubles
  • Weight of coin, g: 34.56
  • Fine silver content, g: 31.1
  • Quality: "proof"
  • Diameter, mm: 39
  • Mintage, pcs.: 5,000
Sale prices:
  • without box – 37 rubles 42 copecks
out of stock

The coin is round. The rim is raised on both sides of the coin. The edge of the coin is corrugated.


within the circular geometric ornament – the relief of the State Coat of Arms of the Republic of Belarus; beneath – year of issue, fine silver content and alloy standard; inscriptions along the rim: "РЭСПУБЛIКА БЕЛАРУСЬ"


in the top right– and left–hand part – the effigy of the State Coat of Arms of the Russian Federation and the Republic of Belarus; in the top central part – inscription in five lines: "ДОГОВОР ОБ ОБРАЗОВАНИИ СООБЩЕСТВА РОССИИ И БЕЛАРУСИ" (AGREEMENT CREATING RUSSIAN–BELARUSIAN COMMUNITY); below in the left–hand part – elements of the panoramic view of Moscow featuring sights of the Kremlin: in the right–hand part – elements of the panoramic view of Minsk featuring the obelisk in Victory Square and the Government House; at the bottom – the date of signing the Agreement "2 АПРЕЛЯ 1996" (APRIL 2, 1996).