1 000 Drachmai


Issuer Greece
King George II (1922-1924, 1935-1947)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1941
Value 1,000 Drachmai (1000)
Currency First modern drachma (1832-1944)
Composition Paper
Size 169 × 85 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 210750
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References P# 117
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.


There are two main variants of the note: the reverse picture title on a light background, and the title on a dark background.

117a: title on dark background

117b: title on light background

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1941  20% 117a: Title of picture on back on dark background
1941  $ 1.12 $ 1.39 65% 117b: Picture title on back on light background, block letters left of serial #
1941  22% 117b: Picture title on back on light background, block letters right of serial #

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