List of Finnish Collector coins - Mint of Finland

List of Finnish Collector coins

This page contains a brief introduction to all Finnish collector coins minted by Mint of Finland.

Year Subject 
Metal – nominal value 
Maximum quantity minted 
Designer
 

Vuonna 1951 lyödään Helsingin vuoden 1952 olympialaisia varten juhlaraha, joka on maailman ensimmäinen olympiaraha.

The beginning of the production of collector coins at Mint of Finland

Significant events and remarkable people can be commemorated with a special coin.

At Mint of Finland, the first Olympic coin in the world was minted for the Helsinki Olympic Games. Ever since, all Olympic Games have been commemorated with special coins.

Mint of Finland and the Helsinki Olympic games paved the way for all commemorative coins of the following Olympic Games.

This was the first commemorative coin produced at Mint of Finland.

2017 Presidents of Finland – Risto Ryti
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
6 000 (proof) + 30 000 (unc)
Tero Lounas
2017 Golden age
Silver 10 €
10 000
Erkki Vainio
2017 Independent Finland 100 Years
Gold 100 €
3 000
Simon Örnberg
2017 Independent Finland 100 Years
Silver 10 €
10 000
Jennifer Tuomisto (reverse), Saara Peltomäki (obverse)
2016 Presidents of Finland – Kyösti Kallio
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
6 000 (proof) + 30 000 (unc)
Tero Lounas
2016 Finnish work
Silver 10 € ja 20 €
10 000 (silver 10 € proof) + 5 000 (silver 20 € proof)
Sauli Suomela
2016 Presidents of Finland – P.E.Svinhufvud
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
6 000 (proof) + 30 000 (unc)
Tero Lounas
2016 Presidents of Finland – L.K. Relander, proof
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
6 000 (proof) + 30 000 (unc)
Tero Lounas
2016 Sports coins – Athletics
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 50 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper
2016 Sports coins – Football
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 50 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper
2016 Alvar Aalto
Silver – 10 €
10 000 (proof)
Aimo Katajamäki
2016 Presidents of Finland – K.J. Ståhlberg, proof
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
6 000 (proof) + 30 000 (unc)
Tero Lounas
2016 Eino Leino
Gold – 100 €
5 000 (proof) and 10 000 (proof)
Pertti Mäkinen
 2016 Uno Cygnaeus and folk schooling
Silver 10 € ja 20 €
10 000 (silver 10 € proof) + 5 000 (silver 20 € proof)
Petri Neuvonen
2016 Sports coins – Ski Jumping
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 50 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper
2016 Sports coins – Cross country skiing
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 50 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper
2016 Karl Fazer and Finnishness
Silver 10 € ja 20 €
10 000 (silver 10 € proof) + 5 000 (silver 20 € proof)
Kirsti Doukas
2016 Sports coins – Ice Hockey
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 50 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper
2015 Akseli Gallen-Kallela
Silver 10 € ja 20 €
10 000 (silver 10 € proof) + 5 000 (silver 20 € proof)
Hannu Veijalainen
2015 Sports coins – Volleyball
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 50 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper
2015 Sports coins – Figure skating
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 50 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper
2015 Tapio Wirkkala
Silver – 20 € and 10 €
5 000 (proof) and 10 000 (proof)
Nora Tapper
2015 Sports coins – Basketball
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 50 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper
2015 Sports coins – Gymnastics
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 50 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper
2015 70 years of peace in Europe
Silver – 10 €
10 000 (proof)
Petri Neuvonen
2015 Animals of the Provinces – Tavastia
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 35 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper (reverse), Erkki Vainio (obverse)
2015 Animals of the Provinces – Ostrobothnia
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 35 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper (reverse), Erkki Vainio (obverse)
2015 Animals of the Provinces – Uusimaa
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 35 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper (reverse), Erkki Vainio (obverse)
2015 Animals of the Provinces – Lapland
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 35 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper (reverse), Erkki Vainio (obverse)
2015 Finnish Sisu
Silver – 20 € and 10 €
5 000 (proof) and 25 000 (proof)
Tapio Kettunen
2015 Animals of the Provinces – Satakunta
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 35 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper (reverse), Erkki Vainio (obverse)
2015 Jean Sibelius
Gold ´/ Silver – 100 € /10 €
5 000 (proof) and 10 000 (proof)
Nora Tapper
2014 Emil Wikström
Silver – 20 € and 10 €
5 000 (proof) and 10 000 (proof)
Pertti Mäkinen
2014 Animals of the Provinces – Finland Proper
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 35 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper (reverse), Erkki Vainio (obverse)
2014 Ilmari Tapiovaara
Silver – 20 € and 10 €
5 000 (proof) and 10 000 (proof)
Harri Koskinen
2014 Animals of the Provinces – Åland
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 35 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper (reverse), Erkki Vainio (obverse)
2014 Northern Nature – Waters
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
7000 (proof) + 50 000 (unc)
Reijo Paavilainen
2014 Animals of the Provinces – Karelia
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 35 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper (reverse), Erkki Vainio (obverse)
2014 Animals of the Provinces- Savonia
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 35 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper (reverse), Erkki Vainio (obverse)
2014 Literacy
Silver – 20 € and 10 €
5 000 (proof) and 10 000 (proof)
Pertti Mäkinen
2014 Tove Jansson
Silver – 20 € and 10 €
5 000 (proof) and 25 000 (proof)
Jarkko Roth
2014 Northern Nature – Wilderness
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
7000 (proof) + 50 000 (unc)
Reijo Paavilainen
2013 Eero Järnefelt
Silver – 10 €
17 000 (proof)
Petri Neuvonen
2013 Provincial Buildings – Ostrobothnia
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 55 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper (reverse), Petri Neuvonen (obverse)
2013 Provincial Buildings – Häme
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 55 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper (reverse), Petri Neuvonen (obverse)
2013 Provincial Buildings – Karelia
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 55 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper (reverse), Petri Neuvonen (obverse)
2013 Provincial Buildings – Savonia
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 55 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper (reverse), Petri Neuvonen (obverse)
2013 The Diet of 1863
Gold – 100 €
6 000 (200 numbered) proof
Reijo Paavilainen
2013 Northern Nature – Summer
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
7000 (proof) + 50 000 (unc)
Reijo Paavilainen
2013 Provincial Buildings – Finland Proper
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 55 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper (reverse), Petri Neuvonen (obverse)
2013 Provincial Buildings – Satakunta
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 55 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper (reverse), Petri Neuvonen (obverse)
2013 2013 Provincial Buildings – Åland
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 55 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper (reverse), Petri Neuvonen (obverse)
2013 Multiculturalism
Silver – 20 €
15 000 (proof)
Hannu Veijalainen
 2013 Sophie Mannerheim and Finnish Health Care
Silver – € 10
17 000 (proof)
Tero Lounas
 2013 F.E. Sillanpää and European Writers
Silver – € 10
20 000 (proof)
Reijo Paavilainen (obverse), Pekka Rytkönen (reverse)
 2012 Provincial Buildings – Uusimaa
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 55 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper (reverse), Petri Neuvonen (obverse)
 2012 Provincial Buildings – Lapland
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
10 000 (proof) + 55 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper (reverse), Petri Neuvonen (obverse)
 2012 Arvo Ylppö and Medicin
Silver – € 10
20 000 (proof) + 20 000 (BU)
Reijo Paavilainen
 2012 Northern Nature – Flora
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
7000 (proof) + 50 000 (unc)
Reijo Paavilainen
 2012 Northern Nature – Fauna
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
7000 (proof) + 50 000 (unc)
Reijo Paavilainen
 2012 Northern Nature – Winter
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
7000 (proof) + 50 000 (unc)
Reijo Paavilainen
 2012 Armi Ratia and Industrial Art
Silver – 10 €
20 000 (proof) + 20 000 (BU)
Kari Markkanen
 2012 2012 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
20 000 (proof) + 180 000 (unc)
Petri Neuvonen
2012 Equality and tolerance
Silver – 20 €
20 000 (proof) + 20 000 (BU)
Katri Piri
2012 Henrik Wigström and European artists
Silver – 10 €
15 000 (proof) + 15 000 (BU)
Pertti Mäkinen
2012 World Design Capital Helsinki 2012 50 € proof
Nordic Gold (CuAl5Zn5Sn1) – € 50
100 000
Henna Lamberg
 2012 World Design Capital Helsinki 2012 5 € unc
Gold and silver – € 5
5000
Henna Lamberg
 2011 Åland provincial coin
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
20 000 (proof) + 100 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper
 2011 Laplands Provincial Coin
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
20 000 (proof) + 100 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper
 2011 Protecting the Baltic Sea
Silver – 20 €
7 000 (proof) + 8 000 (BU)
Essi Kulju
 2011 Ostrobothnian Provincial Coin
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
20 000 (proof) + 100 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper
 2011 Juhani Aho and Finnish Literature
silver – 10 €
7 000 (proof) + 8 000 (BU)
Reijo Paavilainen
 2011 Karelia Provincial Coin
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
20 000 (proof) + 100 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper
 2011 Uusimaa Provincial Coin
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
20 000 (proof) + 100 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper
 2011 Bank of Finland 200 years
Gold – 100 €
8 000 (proof)
Hannu Veijalainen
 2011 Savonia Provincial Coin
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
20 000 (proof) + 100 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper
 2011 Hella Wuolijoki and Equality
silver – € 10
5 000 (BU) + 7 000 (proof)
Petri Neuvonen
 2011 Tavastia Provincial Coin
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
20 000 (proof) + 100 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper
2011 Pehr Kalm and European Explorers
silver – € 10
6 000 (BU) + 14 000 (proof)
Erkki Vainio
2011 Kaj Franck and Industrial Art
silver – € 10
5 000 (BU) + 10 000 (proof)
Reijo Paavilainen
2010 Satakunta Provincial Coin
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
30 000 (proof) + 90 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper
2010 Children and Creativity
silver – € 20
3 500 (BU) + 10 000 (proof)
Roope Määttä
2010 Finland Proper Provincial Coin
Aluminium bronze, copper-nickel – € 5
30 000 (proof) + 90 000 (unc)
Nora Tapper
2010 Konsta Jylhä and folk music
silver – € 10
5000 (BU) + 10 000 (proof)
Reijo Paavilainen
2010 Finnish currency 150 years
gold – € 100
7 000 (proof)
Reijo Paavilainen
2010 Minna Canth and equality
silver – € 10
6 000 (BU) + 14 000 (proof)
Reijo Paavilainen
2010 Eero Saarinen and architecture
silver – € 10
6 000 (BU) + 20 000 (proof) pcs
Juha Kauko
2009 The Council of State 200 years
silver – €10
5,000 (BU) + 15,000 (proof) pcs
Reijo Paavilainen
2009 Peace and Security
silver – €20
3,500 (BU) + 11,500 (proof) pcs
Tapio Kettunen
2009 The Diet of Porvoo 200 years
gold – €100 €
7 500 (proof) pcs
Reijo Paavilainen
2009 Fredrik Pacius 200 yrs
silver – €10
7,000 (BU) + 28,000 (proof) pcs
Pertti Mäkinen
2008 The Finnish War and the Birth of Autonomy
gold – 100 €
9 000 (proof)
Reijo Paavilainen
2008 Mika Waltari
silver – €10
5,000 (BU) + 15,000 (proof) pcs
Reijo Paavilainen
2008 Finnish science and research
copper-nickel/ Nordic gold – €5
25,000 (BU) + 20,000 (proof) pcs
Tapio Kettunen
2008 Finnish flag
silver – €10
9,000 (BU) + 26,000 (proof) pcs
Tapio Kettunen
 2007 Independent Finland 90 years
gold – €100
9,000 pcs
Reijo Paavilainen
 2007 Independent Finland 90 years
copper-nickel/ Nordic gold – €5
130,000 (BU) + 20,000 (proof) pcs
Reijo Paavilainen
 2007 Mikael Agricola and Finnish language
silver – €10
6,000 (BU) + 24,000 (proof) pcs
Reijo Paavilainen
 2007 A.E. Nordenskiöld and North-East Passage
silver – €10
7,000 (BU) + 33,000 (proof) pcs
Reijo Paavilainen
2006 Finland’s EU Presidency 2006
gold/silver – €50
8,000 pcs
Reijo Paavilainen
2006 Finland’s EU Presidency 2006
copper-nickel/aluminium bronze – €5
100,000 pcs
Reijo Paavilainen
2006 Parliamentary reform and general and equal suffrage 100 yrs
silver – €10
10,000 (BU) + 20,000 (proof) pcs
Pertti Mäkinen
2006 Demilitarisation of Åland Islands, 150 yrs
NG – €5
55,000 pcs
Pertti Mäkinen
2006 J.V. Snellman
silver – €10
7,000 (BU) + 29,000 (proof) pcs
Tapio Kettunen
2005 Unknown Soldier and Finnish film art
silver – €10
25,000 (BU) + 15,000 (proof) pcs
Reijo Paavilainen
2005 10th IAAF World Championships in Athletics
copper-nickel / Nordic gold – €5
170,000 (BU) + 5,000 (proof) pcs
Tapio Kettunen
2005 10th IAAF World Championships in Athletics
gold – €20
30,000 pcs
Pertti Mäkinen
2005 60 Years of Peace
silver – €10
5,000 (BU) + 55,000 (proof) pcs
Pertti Mäkinen
2004 Albert Edelfelt and painting
gold – €100
8,5000 k
Pertti Mäkinen
2004 Tove Jansson and children’s culture
silver – €10
50,000 (BU) + 20,000 (proof) pcs
Pertti Mäkinen
2004 J.L. Runeberg and Poetry
silver – €10
5,600 (BU) + 22,700 (proof) pcs
Heli Kauhanen
2003 Finnish Numismatic Art
gold/silver – €50
10,600 (proof) pcs
Matti Peltokangas
2003 Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim
silver – €10
7,100 (BU) + 27,900 (proof) pcs
Anneli Sipiläinen
2003 Ice Hockey World Championships 2003
copper-nickel / Nordic gold – €5
150,000 pcs
Pertti Mäkinen
2003 Anders Chydenius
silver – €10
30,000 (BU) + 30,000 (proof) pcs
Tero Lounas
2002 First Finnish Gold Euro
gold – €100
25,000 pcs
Toivo Jaatinen
2002 Helsinki Olympic Games 50 yrs
silver – €10
10,000 (BU) + 34,8000 (proof) pcs
Erkki Vainio, Hannu Veijalainen
2002 Elias Lönnrot and folklore
silver – €10
40,000 (BU) + 40,000 (proof) pcs
Pertti Mäkinen
2001 Commemoration of the Finnish Markka
copper-nickel – FIM1
500,000 pcs
Antti Neuvonen
2001 Commemoration of the Finnish Markka
gold – FIM1
55,000 pcs
Reijo Paavilainen
2001 Aino Ackté and Finnish Opera
silver – FIM100
33,000 (BU) + 12,000 (proof) pcs
Timo Rytkönen
2001 World Ski championships in Lahti
copper-nickel / Nordic gold (specially polished) – FIM25
100,000 pcs
Jarkko Roth
2000 Aleksis Kivi
silver– FIM100
10,000 (BU) + 12,000 (proof) pcs
Erja Tielinen
2000 City of Helsinki 450 yrs
silver – FIM100
10,000 (BU) + 8,000 (proof) pcs
Reijo Paavilainen
2000 Jubilee 2000
silver – FIM00
15,000 (BU) + 3,000 (proof) pcs
Maija Lavonen
1999 Jean Sibelius and Finnish Music
silver – FIM100
27,000 (BU) + 6,000 (proof) pcs
Juhani Pallasmaa, Jukka Veistola
1999 Jean Sibelius and Finnish Music
gold – FIM1,000
8,000 pcs
Juhani Pallasmaa, Jukka Veistola
1999 Finland’s EU Presidency
gold/silver – FIM10
3,000 pcs
Jarkko Roth, Antti Neuvonen
1998 Suomenlinna fortress 250 yrs
silver – FIM100
30,000 (BU) + 3,300 (proof) pcs
Harri Ojala
1998 Alvar Aalto
silver – FIM100
44,000 (BU) + 4,300 (proof) pcs
Henrik Gummerus
1997 80th Anniversary of Finnish Independence
gold – FIM1,000
20,000 pcs
Reijo Paavilainen
1997 80th Anniversary of Finnish Independence
copper-nickel/ Nordic gold – FIM25
100,000 pcs
Tero Lounas
1997 Paavo Nurmi
silver – FIM100
45,000 (BU) + 6,500 (proof) pcs
Erkki Salmela
1996 Helene Schjerfbeck (1862-1946)
silver – FIM100
30,000 (BU) + 3,000 (proof) pcs
Erja Tielinen
1995 Finland joining the EU (Swan)
copper-nickel/aluminium bronze – FIM10
500,000 pcs
Pertti Mäkinen, Antti Neuvonen
1995 Finland joining the EU (Swan)
silver/gold – FIM10
1,900 pcs
Pertti Mäkinen, Antti Neuvonen
1995 50th Anniversary of the UN
silver – FIM100
40,000 (BU) + 3,000 (proof) pcs
Reijo Paavilainen
1995 50 years of Peace
gold – FIM2,000
6,900 pcs
Arto ja Marita Lappalainen
1995 Artturi Ilmari Virtanen 1895-1995
silver – FIM100
40,000 (BU) + 3,000 (proof) pcs
Terho Sakki
1994 European Championships in Athletics
silver – FIM100
80,000 (BU) + 11,000 (proof) pcs
Reijo Paavilainen
1992 75th Anniversary of Finnish Independence
silver – FIM100
300,000 pcs
Erkki Salmela
1992 75th Anniversary of Finnish Independence
gold – FIM1,000
35,000 pcs
Erkki Salmela
1991 Aland’s Autonomy 70 yrs
silver – FIM100
99,300 (BU) + 700 (proof) pcs
Based on the Åland taler, Mint of Finland
1991 World Ice Hockey Championships
silver – FIM100
150,000 pcs
Arto Lappalainen
1990 University of Helsinki 350 yrs
silver – FIM100
150,000 pcs
Raimo Heino
1990 Disabled Veterans Organization 50 yrs
silver – FIM100
100,000 pcs
Reijo Paavilainen
1989 100th Anniversary of the Ateneum Art Museum
silver– FIM100
100,000 pcs
Reijo Paavilainen
1989 World Ski championships in Lahti
silver – FIM100
100,000 pcs
Marjo Lahtinen
1985 150th Anniversary of the Kalevala
silver – FIM50
300,000 pcs
Reijo Paavilainen
1983 First World Championships in Athletics
silver – FIM50
450,000 pcs
Pertti Mäkinen, Toivo Pelkonen
1982 World Ice Hockey Championships
silver – FIM50
400,000 pcs
Erja Tielinen
1981 25 Years of presidency of U. K. Kekkonen
silver – FIM50
500,000 pcs
Nina Terno
1979 City of Turku 750 yrs
silver – FIM25
300,000 pcs
Heikki Häiväoja
1978 World Ski championships in Lahti
silver – FIM25
500,000 pcs
Antti Neuvonen
1977 60th Anniversary of Finnish Independence
silver – FIM10
400,000 pcs
Heikki Häiväoja
1975 President U. K. Kekkonen 75th birthday
silver – FIM10
1,000,000 pcs
Heikki Häiväoja
1971 European Championships in Athletics
silver – FIM10
1,000,000 pcs
Heikki Häiväoja
1970 J.K. Paasikivi 1870-1970
silver – FIM10
600,000 pcs
Heikki Häiväoja
1967 50th Anniversary of Finnish Independence
silver – FIM10
1,000,000 pcs
Heikki Häiväoja
1960 100th Anniversary of the Finnish Mark
silver – FIM1,000
201,000 pcs
Toivo Jaatinen
1952 Helsinki Olympic Games
silver – FIM500
586,500 pcs
Matti Visanti, Aarre Aaltonen
1951 Helsinki Olympic Games
silver – FIM500
18,500 ps
Matti Visanti, Aarre Aaltonen