Commemorative Coins "Scorpio"

Put into circulation on: silver, 20 rubles - 16 September 2013 ; copper–nickel, 1 ruble - 10 September 2015

Design: I.Turetsky (Ukraine)
Minted by: CJSC "Lithuanian Mint", Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Silver, Alloy standard of silver: 925
  • Denomination: 20 rubles
  • Weight of coin, g: 28.28
  • Fine silver content, g: 26.16
  • Quality: "uncirculated", The coin is inlaid with a Swarovski crystal
  • Diameter, mm: 38.61
  • Mintage, pcs.: 7,777
Sale prices:
  • in box – 69 rubles 00 copecks
out of stock
  • Copper–nickel
  • Denomination: 1 ruble
  • Weight of coin, g: 19.5
  • Quality: "uncirculated"
  • Diameter, mm: 37
  • Mintage, pcs.: 3,333
Sale prices:
  • without box – 20 rubles 50 copecks

The coins are round in shape with a raised rim on the obverse and the reverse. The edge of the coins is reeded.


at the top — the relief image of the State Coat of Arms of the Republic of Belarus; in the center — a fragment of an engraving showing the Sun, the Moon, and stars; on the right — the alloy standard; and circumferential inscriptions: at the top - РЭСПУБЛIКА БЕЛАРУСЬ (THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS), at the bottom — the denomination: 20 РУБЛЁЎ (20 RUBLES) on silver coins and 1 РУБЕЛЬ (1 RUBLE) on copper-nickel coins and the year of issue.


in the center — the stylized image of Scorpio and at the top the inscription: SCORPIO; at the bottom – the zodiac sign of the constellation inlaid with Swarovski crystals (on silver coins).