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29 January 2020

Tartu Peace Treaty Centenary

Estonia: Tartu Treaty Centenary, 29 January 2020. Images from eBay, omniva and WOPA+.

In stock: 82 pcs
Reference: 4740352117327
Issue Date: 29.01.2020
Designer: Jaan Saar
Number: 732-29.01.20
Stamp zone: Domestic
Stamp type: Classical
Quantity issued: 25 000
Perforation: 13 x 13
Printer: AS Vaba Maa
Print: offset
Sheets: 5 x 4
Size: 44.64 x 37.00 mm
Primary theme: history
Year: 2020

The Tartu Peace Treaty was signed on 2 February 1920 after two months of negotiations between the Republic of Estonia and Soviet Russia. The peace treaty brought the War of Independence (1918-1920) to a close and guaranteed the de jure independence of Estonia, which had been won on the battlefield. Under the terms of the treaty, Russia gave up in perpetuity any and all claims to the Estonian people and land. The head of the Estonian delegation, Jaan Poska (1866-1920), played a noteworthy role in securing such a favourable peace treaty for Estonia.

The two-euro coin dedicated to the centenary of the Tartu Peace Treaty
Sale starts on the 1st of February at 11:00

One coin roll consists of 25 coins

Weight: 8.5 g
Designer of the coin: Ivar Sakk
Alloy: Cu, Ni / Cu, Zn, Ni
Mintage: 1 000 000
Minted by: The Lithuanian Mint
Date of issue: 01.02.2020
Weight with packing: 9 g

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