(c) Ioannis Roussos
The history and fate of the ‘Great Island’ of Crete were always inextricably connected with those of mainland Greece. Strategically situated between Europe, Asia and Africa, Crete fell to a series of conquerors, from the Romans and the Saracens to the Venetians and the Ottomans. Union with the modern Greek state was hard won by the Cretans after
Greece has just published its annual numismatic programme. The official programme confirms that Greece will issue two €2 commemorative coins. Click on the text above to get access to the full programme.
Greece Euro Coins - The Central Bank of Greece has confirmed me via an email that later this year they will issue a 2 euro commemorative coin but for now they cannot provide information on the theme and design. This is the answer received directly from the bank;
I would like to inform you that the 2013 Greek…
As announced earlier this year, Greece will issue (for the second time) a proof set of the standard coins but this time dated 2012. This year set will also contain the €2 commemorative coin "10 years of euro cash" in proof version
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Following the Press Release (12.03.2012) of the Deputy Minister of Finance regarding the Hellenic Numismatic Program 2012, the General Accounting Office (G.A.O.) is pleased to announce that authorises the Bank of Greece to dispense to the public Blister Sets…Continue
On the 9th April, the Central Bank of Greece will issue a coin card containing the 2 euro commemorative coin "10 Years of Euro Banknotes and Coins", only 5,000 copies were…Continue
The General Accounting Office of the Ministry of Finance, is pleased to announce the Hellenic Numismatic Programme of 2012, introducing the following numismatic products:
The Hellenic Ministry of Finance - General Accounting Office is pleased to announce that as of 2/1/2012 the new 2€ commemorative circulation coins with year mark 2012 celebrating 10 years of euro banknotes and coins, will…Continue
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The Hellenic Ministry of Finance - General Accounting Office is pleased to announce that as of 31/10/2011 the first euro coin series (2011) in PROOF quality will circulate. The issue limit is 2,500 series.
One thousand of them…Continue
On the 31st October, Greece will issue its standard coins from 1c up to €2 in proof version. This will be the first proof set from Greece. The set will be presented in a plastic case and only 2,500 sets will be made. The issue price for each set will be…Continue
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