The second Estonian kroon currency was introduced in 1992, after Estonia gained independence from the USSR. The kroon was subdivided into 100 cents (senti; singular sent). The 10 krooni denomination was served by a banknote for circulation. Ten krooni coins were only issued as non-circulating commemoratives only (also known as Non-Circulating Legal Tender - NCLT); they were made of silver.
The coins were legal tender until 15 January 2011 when they were demonetised and replaced with the Euro, when Estonia joined the Euro currency.
This coin was issued in celebration of the a double Anniversary of the University of Tartu: 370 years since it was established, and 200 years since it was re-opened.
It was struck in fine silver (99.9%) in Proof FDC grade only.
No coins of this type were issued into circulation.
|Ten Krooni 1992 Monetary Reform||10,000||Coat of Arms of Estonia||EESTI VABARIIK 1992|
|Ten Krooni 1992 Barcelona Olympics||20,000||Coat of Arms of Estonia||EESTI VABARIIK 1992|
|Ten Krooni 1998 Independence||15,000||Coat of Arms of Estonia||1992 1998 EESTI VABARIIK|
|Ten Krooni 2002 University of Tartu||10,003||Coat of Arms of Estonia||EESTI VABARIIK 2002|
|Ten Krooni 2004 Flag of Estonia||10,000||Coat of Arms of Estonia||EESTI VABARIIK · 2004 ·|
|Ten Krooni 2006 Winter Olympics||5,000||Coat of Arms of Estonia||EESTI VABARIIK 2006|
|Ten Krooni 2008 Anniversary of Republic||10,000||Coat of Arms of Estonia||EESTI VABARIIK · 2008 ·|
|Ten Krooni 2008 Beijing Olympics||10,000||Coat of Arms of Estonia||EESTI VABARIIK 2008|
|Ten Krooni 2009 Estonian National Museum||6,000||Coat of Arms of Estonia||2009|
|Ten Krooni 2009 Song and Dance Festival||10,000||Coat of Arms of Estonia||EESTI VABARIIK 2009|
|Ten Krooni 2010 Vancouver Olympics||10,000||Coat of Arms of Estonia||EESTI VABARIIK 2010|
|Currency||Kroon (Second Kroon, 1992 - 2011)|
|Coin Type||Ten Krooni|
|Symbol||Coat of Arms of Estonia|
|Face Value||10 (x Kroon)|
|Current||No; demonetised 2011|
|Orientation||Medal Alignment (Axis 0)|
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|Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins||Estonia KM# 38|