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Coin "100th anniversary of the first Estonian-speaking university" 2 euro Estonia

    The commemorative coin of Estonia with a face value of 2 euro in 2019 "the 100th anniversary of the first Estonian-speaking university" is timed to coincide with the event when, 100 years ago, in 1919, courses began to be taught in Estonian at the University of Tartu.

   The obverse of the commemorative coin depicts the facade of the University of Tartu, above which is the inscription "RAHVUSULIKOOL" ("National University"). In the lower part of the coin is the name of the university "UNIVERSITAS TARTUENSIS" and the year of its foundation. On the left is the name of the state "EESTI" and on the right is the year of the coin 2019. 12 EU stars are placed around the circle.


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"

2016 - 100 years since the birth of Paul Keres

2017 - Independence of Estonia

2018 - 100 years for the Baltic states

2018 - 100 years of Estonian independence

2019 - 150th anniversary of the Song Festival

2020 - 200 years since the discovery of Antarctica

2020 - 100th anniversary of the Tartu Peace Treaty

2021 - Finno-Ugric peoples

2021 - Wolf