A definitive decimal currency Ten Rupee Nickel plated Steel coin with a plain 11 sided edge, first issued on 2010 April 5th.
Obverse : The Armorial Ensign of Sri Lanka, in the centre and a petal design appears around the periphery of the coin.
Reverse : The large numeral 10 at the centre with TEN RUPEES in Sinhala, Tamil and English below. Mint Year below text, flanked by ears of paddy on either side. SRI LANKA in Sinhala appear at the apex and Tamil and English to left and right side. A geometric design around the periphery.