2 Drachmai old lettering

Features

Issuer Greece
Period Third Hellenic Republic (1974-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1976-1980
Value 2 Drachmai (2 GRD)
Currency Third modern drachma (1954-2001)
Composition Nickel brass (79% Copper, 20% Zinc, 1% Nickel)
Weight 6 g
Diameter 24 mm
Thickness 1.95 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 28 February 2002
Number
N#
548
References KM# 117,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.
Schön# 60
Gerhard Schön; 2022. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Two crossed rifles with branch, denomination and date below

Script: Greek

Lettering:
ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ ΔΗΜΟΚΡΑΤΙΑ
ΔΡΑΧΜΑΙ
19 2 76

Translation:
Hellenic Republic
Drachmai

Engravers: Nikos Perantinos, L. Orphanos

Nikos Perantinos (born on the Island of Paros, 1910 - died in 1991) was a Greek sculptor.

Reverse

The portrait in left profile of Georgios Karaiskakis (1782-1827), a famous Greek klepht, armatolos, military commander, and a hero of the Greek War of Independence

Script: Greek

Lettering: ΓΕΩΡΓΙΟΣ ΚΑΡΑΙΣΚΑΚΗΣ

Translation: Georgios Karaiskakis

Engravers: L. Orphanos, Nikos Perantinos

Nikos Perantinos (born on the Island of Paros, 1910 - died in 1991) was a Greek sculptor.

Edge

Reeded

2 Drachmai (old lettering) -  obverse

© Renato Lima (CC BY-NC)

Mint

The National Mint of the Bank of Greece (Νομισματοκοπείο - ΙΕΤΑ), Athens, Greece (1972-date)

See also

Manage my collection

Please sign in or create an account to manage your collection.

Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1976  92 401 000 $ 0.12 $ 0.12 $ 0.13 $ 0.26 $ 0.29 $ 0.54 $ 0.77 69%
1978  16 772 000 $ 0.22 $ 0.22 $ 0.22 $ 0.23 $ 0.25 $ 0.37 $ 1.10 57%
1978  20 000 1.4% Proof
1980  45 955 000 $ 0.10 $ 0.10 $ 0.10 $ 0.19 $ 0.43 $ 1.20 $ 1.20 33%

Values in the table above are expressed in USD. They are based on evaluations by Numista users and sales realized on Internet platforms. They serve as an indication only; they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging. Numista does not buy or sell coins or banknotes.

Frequencies show the percentage of Numista users who own each year or variety among all the users who own this coin. Since some users own several versions, the sum may be greater than 100%.

Get this coin

Members from this site want to exchange it: miragex, jonathan45, Caramba, BillDilena, cecuartas, CentVingt, Dlo, Bulgaria1999, tatufdez, TONY28, Kuna i lipa, RUIFER03, alextorvar, webgalo, levshilo, Grinya, zelito-200, letocapo, francoisdes, scorpion36, pimouce63, Akhetaton, isamar, Kuna, jancoin, Acid Burn, lordblack, samo samo, DavidB, Pillo, colletor, ZellZe, Sim420, Ricarda, Chillr03, katcha, azyza, Edilan, Crapgamer, Bertrand10, djbroth, sheeptotherescue, Freyr, vitor.guise, hyac50, tallest4eva, dim57, yo69, Rayan, Rojomano, ives

Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×160)
Country: France
Languages : French German
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×180)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×102)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×180)
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×5)
Country: Colombia
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×142)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×3)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×70)
Country: United States
Languages : English Bulgarian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×5)
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×1239)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×62)
Country: Croatia
Languages : English Croatian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×365)
Country: Portugal
Languages : English Spanish Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×63)
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×24)
Country: Brazil
Languages : English Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×334)
Country: Israel
Languages : English Hebrew Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×246)
Country: Russia
Languages : English Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×26)
Country: Portugal
Languages : English Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×411)
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×143)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×215)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×40)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×30)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×284)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×759)
Country: Croatia
Languages : English Croatian German Serbian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×275)
Country: Denmark
Languages : English Danish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×156)
Country: Austria
Languages : English German Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×124)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×7)
Country: Slovenia
Languages :
English Croatian German Italian Serbian Slovenian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×45)
Country: Belgium
Languages :
French German English Italian Dutch Swedish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×3)
Country: Italy
Languages : English German Italian
Feedback: none
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×4)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×325)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×45)
Country: Germany
Languages : English German
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×49)
Country: United Kingdom
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×166)
Country: Slovenia
Languages : English Slovenian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×263)
Country: Lithuania
Languages : English Lithuanian Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×28)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×68)
Country: United Kingdom
Languages : English Welsh
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×24)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×172)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×34)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×53)
Country: Switzerland
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×89)
Country: Portugal
Languages : English Portuguese Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×173)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×185)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×1079)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×89)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×152)
Country: Pakistan
Languages : English Punjabi Urdu
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×77)
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×233)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish Portuguese

» See the details of the coins available for swap

Numista Rarity index: 3 Search tips
This index is based on the data of Numista members collections. It ranges from 0 to 100, 0 meaning a very common coin or banknote and 100 meaning a rare coin or banknote among Numista members.

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add data on this page
Register a past auction sale
Register an example of this type
Duplicate this page
Share: Facebook X (Twitter)