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  • 50 Lepta 1976-1986, KM# 115, Greece
  • 50 Lepta 1976-1986, KM# 115, Greece
Description

Engraver: N. Perantinos

Obverse

Depicts a portrait in the left profile of Markos Botsaris, surrounded by his name.

Markos Botsaris (Greek: Μάρκος Μπότσαρης, c. 1788 – 1823) was a Greek general and hero of the Greek War of Independence and captain of the Souliotes. Botsaris is among the most revered national heroes in Greece.

ΜΑΡΚΟΣ ΜΠΟΤΣΑΡΗΣ

Reverse

Depicts facial value in the centre, surrounded by the country name (Hellenic Republic) above and date below.

ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ ΔΗΜΟΚΡΑΤΙΑ
50
ΛΕΠΤΑ
·1978·

Edge

50 Lepta

KM# 115 Schön# 58
Characteristics
Material Nickel Brass
Weight 2.51 g
Diameter 18 mm
Thickness 1.45 mm
Shape round
Alignment Medal
Mint
Bank of Greece

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