Numismatic Sets of Commemorative 25 Kuna Circulation Coins

Published: 12/12/1997 Modified: 20/11/2017

In 1997, the Croatian National Bank issued and put into circulation a new coin denominated at 25 kuna. The coin, intended to be issued on special occasions, has the features of a commemorative circulation coin, with the motif on the obverse related to the occasion marked.

Shaped as a regular dodecagon, the commemorative 25 kuna circulation coin is bimetallic (with the core exhibiting gold and the ring silver lustre).

During 1997, the Croatian National Bank released three different issues of the commemorative 25 kuna circulation coin, which were combined in a numismatic set. Shown in the table below are the number of items issued and packaging.

NUMISMATIC SET OF COMMEMORATIVE 25 KUNA CIRCULATION COINS, ISSUE 1997 SOLD
Released for sale 12 December 1997
Issue designation Croatian Danube Region
1st Croatian Esperanto Congress
Republic of Croatia Admission into the UNO
Minting technique brilliant uncirculated condition
Items issued 2.000

The Decision on the issue of the numismatic set of commemorative 25 kuna circulation coins with mint year "1997" was published in the Official Gazette No. 134/1997.

In 1998, 1999 and 2000, the Croatian National Bank released another three different issues of the commemorative 25 kuna circulation coin, which were combined in a numismatic set. Shown in the table below are the number of items issued and packaging.

NUMISMATIC SET OF COMMEMORATIVE 25 KUNA CIRCULATION COINS, ISSUE 2001 SOLD
Released for sale 16 May 2001
Issue designation Expo - Lisbon, 1998
EURO
2000
Minting technique brilliant uncirculated condition
Items issued 2.000

The Decision on the issue of the numismatic set of commemorative 25 kuna circulation coins with mint year "2001" was published in the Official Gazette No. 44/2001.

In the period from 2002 to 2010, the Croatian National Bank released three different issues of the commemorative 25 kuna circulation coin, which were combined in a numismatic set. Shown in the table below are the number of items issued and packaging.

NUMISMATIC SET OF COMMEMORATIVE 25 KUNA CIRCULATION COINS, ISSUE 2011
Released for sale 21 September 2011
Issue designation 10th Anniversary of the International Recognition of the Republic of Croatia 15 January 1992 - 15 January 2002
Republic of Croatia Becomes a Candidate for Membership of the European Union, 18 June 2004
Annual Meeting of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Zagreb 2010
Minting technique brilliant uncirculated condition
Items issued 1.000

The Decision on the issue of the numismatic set of commemorative 25 kuna circulation coins with mint year "2011" was published in the Official Gazette No. 108/2011.

In 2013, the Croatian National Bank released a numismatic set comprising one previous and two new issues of the commemorative 25 kuna circulation coin. Shown in the table below are the number of items issued and packaging.

NUMISMATIC SET OF COMMEMORATIVE 25 KUNA CIRCULATION COINS, ISSUE 2013
Released for sale 1 July 2013
Issue designation Republic of Croatia Becomes a Candidate for Membership of the European Union, 18 June 2004
Treaty of the Accession of the Republic of Croatia to the European Union, 9 December 2011
Republic of Croatia - a Member of the European Union, 1 July 2013
Minting technique brilliant uncirculated condition
Items issued 2.000
Price in HRK  (VAT not included) 100.00

The Decision on the issue of the numismatic set of commemorative 25 kuna circulation coins with mint year "2013" was published in the Official Gazette No. 69/2013.

The design of the commemorative 25 kuna circulation coin is by the academic sculptor Damir Mataušić.

The numismatic coin sets were minted by the Croatian Monetary Institute.