Obverse

The portrait in left profile of Pericles (ca. 495 – 429 BC), a prominent and influential statesman, orator, and general of Athens in the city's Golden Age, is surrounded with a legend which indicates his name in Greek: "ΠΕΡΙΚΛΗΣ"

ΠΕΡΙΚΛΗΣ

Reverse

The Parthenon is surrounded with the facial value according to the former spelling ("20 ΔΡΑΧΜΑΙ") and the inscription "ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ ΔΗΜΟΚΡΑΤΙΑ" (Republic of Greece)
Engraver: L. Orphanos

ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ ΔΗΜΟΚΡΑΤΙΑ
ΔΡΑΧΜΑΙ
20
19 78

Edge

Republic of Greece

ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ ΔΗΜΟΚΡΑΤΙΑ

20 Drachmai

Old Lettering
KM# 120
Characteristics
Material Cupronickel
Weight 11.15 g
Diameter 29 mm
Thickness 2.25 mm
Shape round
Alignment Medal

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