1932, Estonia (Republic). Silver 2 Krooni “University of Tartu ” Coin. XF-AU!
Mint Year: 1932 Reference: KM-13. Denomination: 2 Krooni – Tercentenary – University of Tartu Condition: Scattered contact-marks, small scratches and light deposits, otherwise XF-AU! Material: Silver (.500) Weight: 11.87gm Diameter: 30mm
Obverse: Perspective view of the University of Tartu with anniversary dates (1632-1932) in upper field. Legend: 2 KROONI Reverse: Shield with three lions within wreath. Legend: EESTI VABARIIK / 1932
Estonia, officially the Republic of Estonia (Estonian: Eesti Vabariik), is a state in the Baltic region of Northern Europe. It is bordered to the north by the Gulf of Finland, to the west by the Baltic Sea, to the south by Latvia (343 km), and to the east by Lake Peipus and the Russian Federation (338.6 km). Across the Baltic Sea lies Sweden in the west and Finland in the north. The territory of Estonia covers 45,227 km2 (17,462 sq mi), and is influenced by a temperate seasonal climate. The Estonians are a Finnic people, and the official language, Estonian, is closely related to Finnish.