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Coin "100 years since the birth of Paul Keres" 2 euro Estonia

    A commemorative coin of Estonia "100 years since the birth of Paul Keres" with a face value of 2 euro was issued in 2016. Minting was carried out at the Lithuanian Mint. The circulation amounted to 500,000 units.

   The obverse of the commemorative coin depicts a portrait of the outstanding Estonian and Soviet chess player Paul Keres. On the left side of the coin is engraved the name of the chess player "PAUL KERES" as well as the name of the country "EESTI" and the year of minting "2016." At the bottom is an image of chess figures. On the outer ring - 12 stars of the European Union.



2 euro

Outer part - copper-nickel alloy

Inside - nickel brass

8.5 g25.75 mm2.2 mm




List of Estonian euro commemorative coins

2012 - Series "10 years of cash circulation Euro"

2015 - Series "30 Years to the Flag of Europe"

2017 - Independence of Estonia

2018 - 100 years for the Baltic states

2018 - 100 years of Estonian independence

2019 - 150th anniversary of the Song Festival

2019 - 100th anniversary of the first Estonian-language university

2020 - 200 years since the discovery of Antarctica

2020 - 100th anniversary of the Tartu Peace Treaty

2021 - Finno-Ugric peoples

2021 - Wolf