The coin has round shape, on the obverse and reverse sides there's a rounf edge. Side surface of the coin has a notch.Obverse
In the outer circle at the top there's a relief image of the State Emblem of the Republic of Belarus and the inscription REPUBLIC OF BELARUS; below there's the face value 20 RUBLES, the year of embossing and the alloy sample are indicated.
In the inner circle in the center there's a composition consisting of elements of a clockwork, the sun and the moon; in the center of the clock mechanism there's an insert of cubic zirconia; in a circle there are numbers denoting the years from 2013 to 2024, according to the number of years of one cycle of the Chinese lunar calendar; gold highlights the individual elements of the central composition and 2016 (the year of the monkey).
In the center there's an image of two monkeys juggling on the background of a circus tent; at the top there is a gold-plated Chinese hieroglyph denoting a monkey; below there is an inscription in belarusian THE YEAR OF THE MONKEY.