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Greece

2017

Commemorative coin

60 years in memoriam of Nikos Kazantzakis

Official Journal of the European Union

The design features a profile portrait of Nikos Kazantzakis, one of Greece’s greatest 20th century writers. Inscribed along the inner circle, at the left, is the wording ‘HELLENIC REPUBLIC’ and the name ‘NIKOS KAZANTZAKIS’ (in Greek). At the top is the year of issuance ‘2017’ and at centre left a palmette (the mint mark of the Greek Mint). Also visible at lower right is the monogram of the artist (George Stamatopoulos). The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

© European Union, 1998-2017, Official Journal of the European Union, 2017/C 206/09

Edge lettering

« ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ ΔΗΜΟΚΡΑΤΙΑ ★ » HELLENIC REPUBLIC

Designer

George Stamatopoulos

Volume of issue

2017
National Mint ( Halandri (Athen) )
DateVolumePrice
Circulation coins 13.07.2017Rolls of 25 coins744.0002,00
Coincard BU10.07.2017Official coincard4.5004,03
Box Proof10.07.2017In box1.50012,90