Ten Senti 2006, Coin from Estonia - detailed information

Ten Senti 2006, Coin from Estonia (demonetised 2011)
CoinTen Senti 2006

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 ten senti coin was the second smallest denomination issued into circulation after the five senti (coins with lower values were never made).

Coins issued in 2006 circulated for only five years until 15 January 2011 when they were demonetised and replaced with the Euro, when Estonia joined the Euro currency.

MintSMBW - Stuttgart Mint MarkNo mint mark Total Mintage31,000,000 (31.0 million), Rarity: C (Common)
Estonia / Ten Senti 2006 - obverse photo

The obverse depicts the three lions passant gardant (walking to left, facing the observer) of the Coat of Arms of Estonia. The date 2006 is divided by the lions.

Obverse Inscription 2006
Estonia / Ten Senti 2006 - reverse photo

At centre, the numeral value 10, below that the denomination SENTI. Around above, · EESTI VABARIIK · (Republic of Estonia).

Reverse Inscription 10 SENTI · EESTI VABARIIK ·
EdgePlainEdge InscriptionNone
Royal Mint
Royal Mint
Ten Senti 2006: Details
CurrencyKroon (Second Kroon, 1992 - 2011)
Coin TypeTen Senti
SymbolCoat of Arms of Estonia
Face Value10 (x Sent)
Total Mintage31,000,000 (31.0 million), Rarity: C (Common)
CurrentNo; demonetised 2011
DesignerAnts Raud, Arseni Mölder
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
OrientationMedal Alignment (Axis 0)
Size17.200 mm
Thickness1.200 mm
Mass1.870 g
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Ten Senti 2006: Photos
Coin, Estonia, 10 Senti, 2006
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Coin, Estonia, 10 Senti, 2006
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Ten Senti 2006: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsEstonia KM# 22
Schön, WeltmünzkatalogEstland Schön# 23