National Bank of the Republic of Belarus
Oxana Novoselova (Republic of Belarus)
Description of obverse and reverse
Obverse: On the top there is a relief image of the coat of arms of the Republic of Belarus, in the centre there is an image of a broken lock; on the circumference there are inscriptions: in the upper part – “РЭСПУБЛІКА БЕЛАРУСЬ” (Republic of Belarus), in the lower – the alloy, “20 РУБЛЁЎ” (20 roubles) and the year of mintage.
Reverse: There are relief images of doves – the birds of peace soaring above the ground; at the bottom along the circumference there is an inscription – “65 ГОД ПЕРАМОГІ” (65th Anniversary of the Victory).
A brief annotation
Te coin is dedicated to the 65th Anniversary of the Victory of Soviet people in World War II. Te broken clock on the obverse of the coin is symbolizing the end of the peaceful time and it has stopped at the
moment of the beginning of the war.
Te coin’s reverse shows peaceful time where the birds – the symbols of peace – are soaring high above the ground in the free of war sky.