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Year of the Bull
Год Быка
Presented by
National Bank of the Republic of Belarus
Nominal value
20 rubles
Weight
33,63 g
Diameter
38,61 mm
Metal
Silver 925°
Mintage
999 pcs
Production quality
Proof-like, insert: cubic zirkonia
Designer
Svetlana Zaskevich (Republic of Belarus)
Producer
Mint of Poland
Description of obverse and reverse
Obverse: in the outer circle at the top is a relief image of the State Emblem of the Republic of Belarus and the inscription: "REPUBLIC OF BELARUS"; at the bottom is situated the denomination "20 RUBLES", on the right side is located the year of minting; on the left-the alloy sample. 

In the inner circle in the center there is a composition consisting of elements of the clockwork, the Sun and the Moon; in the center of the clockwork is an insert of cubic zirconia; in the circle-numbers indicating the years from 2013 to 2024, according to the number of years of one cycle of the Chinese lunar calendar; individual elements of the central composition and 2021 (the year of the Bull) are highlighted with gold. 

Reverse: in the center there is the image of two bulls surrounded by a stylized Chinese ornament; at the top is the image of a gilded hieroglyph denoting a bull; at the bottom is the inscription: "THE YEAR OF THE BULL".
A brief annotation
In continuation of the series "Chinese Calendar" were issued commemorative coins "Year of the Bull" in 2020 (according to the Chinese calendar, 2019 is the year of the Bull). 

The series is interesting and popular both in Belarus and abroad. Coins are purchased as gifts for the New Year and for birthdays.
New issue
№ 4(65) 2023
№ 4(65) 2023
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