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10 Drachmes new lettering

Features

Country Greece
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1982-2000
Value 10 Drachmes (10 GRD)
Metal Copper-nickel
Weight 7.5 g
Diameter 26 mm
Thickness 1.95 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 02-28-2002
References KM# 132, Schön# 85
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

The portrait in left profile of Democritus (460 - 370 BC), a Greek philosopher who developed the atomic theory of the universe, is surrounded with a legend which indicates his name in Greek: "ΔΗΜΟΚΡΙΤΟΣ"

Lettering: ΔΗΜΟΚΡΙΤΟΣ

Translation: Democritus

Reverse

An atom is surrounded with the facial value according to the new spelling ("10 ΔΡΑΧΜΕΣ") and the inscription "ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ ΔΗΜΟΚΡΑΤΙΑ" (Republic of Greece)

Lettering: 10 ΔΡΑΧΜΕΣ 1986 ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ ΔΗΜΟΚΡΑΤΙΑ

Engraver: L. Orphanos

Edge

Smooth

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1982  35,539,000 0.22 0.60 0.28 0.26 0.80
1984  23,802,000 0.11 0.27 0.22 0.67 0.45
1986  24,441,000 0.13 0.13 0.33
1988  16,869,000 0.18 0.28 0.42
1990  0.28 0.38 0.47 0.32 0.57
1992  0.35 0.28 0.28 1.12
1993  In Sets only
1993  Proof
1994  0.28 0.45
1998  0.36 0.99
2000  0.34 1.12 small date

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 a measure, but they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging coins. Numista does not buy or sell coins.

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