50 Drachmai

Features

Issuer Greece
Issuing bank Bank of Greece
King Constantine II (1964-1973)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1964
Value 50 Drachmai (50 GRD)
Currency Third modern drachma (1954-2001)
Composition Paper
Size 142 × 64 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 208042
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References P# 195
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Blue on multicolor underprint. Head of nymph Arethusa at left, galley at bottom right.

Script: Greek

Lettering:
50 ΤΡΑΠΕΖΑ ΤΗΣ ΕΛΛΑΔΟΣ 50
ΔΡΑΧΜΑΙ
ΠΕΝΤΗΚΟΝΤΑ
ΠΛΗΡΩΤΕΑΙ ΕΠΙ ΤΗ. ΕΜΦΑΝΙΣΕΙ

50

ΕΝ ΑΘΗΝΑΙΣ ΤΗ. 1η ΟΚΤΩΒΡΙΟΥ 1964
Ο ΔΙΕΥΘΥΝΤΗΣ
Ο ΔΙΟΙΚΗΤΗΣ
ΑΡΕΘΟΥΣΑ

Translation:
50 Bank of Greece 50
FIFTY DRACHMAI
Paid on appearance

50

In Athens, 1st October 1964
MANAGER (signature unknown)
CHIEF OFFICER (signature of Xenophon Zolotas)
Arethusa

Reverse

Blue on multicolour underprint. Composition of an old and a modern shipyard.

Script: Greek

Lettering:
ΤΡΑΠΕΖΑ ΤΗΣ ΕΛΛΑΔΟΣ 50

50 ΔΡΑΧΜΑΙ ΠΕΝΤΗΚΟΝΤΑ 50
ΙΔΡΥΜΑ ΤΡΑΠΕΖΗΣ ΤΗΣ ΕΛΛΑΔΟΣ

Translation:
Bank of Greece 50

50 Fifty Drachmai 50
[Printing] Works of the Bank of Greece

Watermark

Head of the Antikythera Ephebe.

50 Drachmai -  obverse

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Printer

Banknote and Currency Printing Office (Ίδρυμα Εκτυπώσεως Τραπεζογραμματίων και Αξιών / Idryma Ektiposeos Trapezogrammation kai Axion), Holargos, Greece (1947-date)

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Date No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1964-Oct-01  432 000 000 $ 1.05 $ 1.06 $ 1.06 $ 2.39 $ 3.96 98% P#195a - Issued note
1964-Oct-01  0.4% P#195r - Replacement, prefix 00Α
1964-Oct-01  0% P#195s - Specimen

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