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50 Drachmes

Features

Country Greece
Period Third Hellenic Republic (1974-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1986-2000
Value 50 Drachmes (50 GRD)
Currency Third modern drachma (1954-2001)
Composition Aluminium-bronze
Weight 9.0 g
Diameter 27.6 mm
Thickness 2.25 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 02-28-2002
References KM# 147,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Schön# 97
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

The portrait in left profile of Homer, the supposed author of the early Greek poems the Iliad and the Odyssey, is accompanied with a legend which indicates his name in Greek: "ΟΜΗΡΟΣ"

Lettering: ΟΜΗΡΟΣ

Reverse

A sailing boat is surrounded with the face value and the inscription "ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ ΔΗΜΟΚΡΑΤΙΑ" (Republic of Greece)

Lettering:
ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ ΔΗΜΟΚΡΑΤΙΑ
19 90
50
ΔΡΑΧΜΕΣ

Edge

Milled

50 Drachmes -  obverse

© CyrusPamelaOne

Comments

This coin is composed of Nickel-Brass

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1986 (an) 12,078,000 0.33 0.33 0.44 0.44 1.09 34%
1988 (an) 23,589,000 0.13 0.37 0.36 0.36 0.59 1.09 1.09 60%
1990 (an) 0.09 0.25 0.25 0.25 0.37 0.42 0.42 42%
1992  0.55 0.55 0.77 0.82 22%
1993  0.3% In Sets only
1993  0.2% Proof
1994  0.11 1.09 9%
1998  0.82 0.82 1.09 11%
2000  0.07 0.23 0.96 2.40 21%

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