Commemorative coins "Olympic Games 2016. Rowing and Canoeing"

Put into circulation on 14 June 2016

Design: O.Novosiolova (Belarus)
Minted by: CJSC "Lithuanian Mint", Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Silver, Alloy standard of silver: 925
  • Denomination: 20 rubles
  • Weight of coin, g: 33.62
  • Fine silver content, g: 31.1
  • Quality: "proof"
  • Diameter, mm: 38.61
  • Mintage, pcs.: 750
Sale prices:
  • without box – 95 rubles 00 copecks
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  • Copper–nickel
  • Denomination: 1 ruble
  • Weight of coin, g: 15.5
  • Quality: "proof–like"
  • Diameter, mm: 33
  • Mintage, pcs.: 2,000
Sale prices:
  • without box – 18 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.


in the center within the circle – the relief image of the State Coat of Arms of the Republic of Belarus, circumferential inscriptions: at the top – РЭСПУБЛІКА БЕЛАРУСЬ (THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS), beneath – the denomination: 20 РУБЛЁЎ (20 RUBLES) on the silver coin and 1 РУБЕЛЬ (1 RUBLE) on the copper-nickel one; within the field of external circle – the stylized image of a water surface; beneath – the year of issue (to the right) and the alloy standard (to the left) (on the silver coin).


in the center – the stylized image of sportsmen in the mirror image: at the top – in a canoe, beneath – in a kayak; circumferential inscriptions: at the top – ВЕСЛАВАННЕ НА БАЙДАРКАХ І КАНОЭ (ROWING AND CONOEING), beneath – АЛІМПІЙСКІЯ ГУЛЬНІ 2016 г. (OLYMPIC GAMES 2016).