New Belarus coins Crested lark

New Belarus coins Crested lark
New Belarus coins Crested lark

The National Bank of Belarus on August 14th, 2017 issued into circulation new silver and copper-nickel commemorative coins “Crested lark” of the “” series:

Silver coin – face value 10 rubles, purity 925, weight 16.81 g, diameter 32 mm, mintage 1000 pcs., quality proof;
CuNi coin -
face value 1
 ruble, weight 13.16 g, diameter 32.00 mm, mintage 2000 pcs., quality proof-like;

At the top — the relief image of the State Coat of Arms of the Republic of Belarus; in the center — the representation of a small bird held in the palms, beneath — the year of issue (the alloy standard shown on the silver coin); and circumferential inscriptions: at the top — РЭСПУБЛIКА БЕЛАРУСЬ (THE REPUBLIC OF BELARUS) and at the bottom — the denomination: 10 РУБЛЁЎ (10 RUBLES) on the silver coin and 1 РУБЕЛЬ (1 RUBLE) on the copper-nickel one.
On the center — the relief image of the Crested lark and circumferential inscriptions: on the left side - ЖАЎРУК-СМЯЦЮХ (CRESTED LARK) and on the right side— ПТУШКА ГОДА (BIRD OF THE YEAR).

Source of information: National Bank of the Republic of Belarus