Embossing produced on the round blank white. The obverse and reverse sides have a protruding on the circumference of the piping.
The obverse of the coin in the center of the specified denomination in two lines - "20 РУБЛЕЙ" underneath the horizontal line with the mark of the Leningrad mint (stylized letters "ЛМД" in the center. Still below the year of minting - "1992". The sides along the rim: left wheat ear, the right branch of an oak tree (symbol of abundance and peace).
The reverse of the coin depicts the emblem of the Bank of Russia - double-headed eagle with the lowered wings, below a semi-circle along the rim the inscription - "БАНК РОССИИ"