Vietnam coin. On one side of the coin is the profiles of 3 Vietnamese women. These three women represent three regions of Vietnam. From left to right, the first women reperesents South Vietnam, the second middle Vietnam (Hue, Vietnam), the third is from North Vietnam. The words "QUOC-GIA VIET-NAM" are represented on the top and "1953" at the bottom. A rice plant is represented on the other side with the words "VIET-NAM" at the top with "20" on the right of the rice plant and "SU" on the left.