Third Hellenic Republic (1974-date)
|Type||Circulating commemorative coin|
2 EUR = USD 2.27
|Composition||Bimetallic: nickel brass clad nickel center in copper-nickel ring|
|Orientation||Medal alignment ↑↑|
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.Schön# 210
And 4 more volumes.
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.
150th Anniversary of the Union of the Ionian Islands with Greece
The inner part of the coin depicts a seven-pointed star inscribed in Greek with the words: ‘150 YEARS SINCE THE UNION OF THE IONIAN ISLANDS (EPTÁNISA) WITH GREECE 1864-2014’, the name of the issuing country ‘HELLENIC REPUBLIC’ and the mint mark of the Greek State Mint. The spaces between the points of the star feature the symbols of the Ionian Islands. The entire design is encircled in a decorative stylised wave motif. The coin’s outer ring bears the 12 stars of the European Union.
ΑΠΟ ΤΗΝ ΕΝΩΣΗ
ΜΕ ΤΗΝ ΕΛΛΑΔΑ
of the Union
of the Ionian Islands
Engravers: Maria Andonatou, Georgios Stamatopoulos
A map, next to the face value, shows the European continent without borders.
Lettering: 2 EURO LL
Reeded with inscription
Lettering: ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ ΔΗΜΟΚΡΑΤΙΑ
Translation: Hellenic Republic
The unification of the Ionian Islands with Greece was the first expansion of the modern Greek State’s borders.
After centuries of foreign rule under the Venetians, French, Russians and British, the islands became an
an integral part of the national territory in 1864, when the British ceded them to Greece on the occasion of the accession of King George I to the Greek throne.
The coin was issued in bankrolls, in Proof quality along with the proof year set and in BU quality on a coin card blister.
|2014||742 000||$ 3.26||$ 4.53||$ 3.97||99%|
|2014||7 500||$ 5.72||1.9%||Coin card blister|
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