Greece 100 drachmas 1997 - Hurdler

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Krause - Mishler KM# 169
Details VI International Athletics Championship in Athens 1997

The Temple of Hera at Olympia (590? bC), is the oldest well-preserved Doric temple. With 6 columns across the front and back and 16 on each side, the temple has a ratio of length to width of nearly three to one, but as time passed, Greek architects felt these proportions were too elongated
Specifications Diameter - 29.5mm Thickness - 2.22mm Weight - 10gr
Composition Copper 92%, Alumnium 6%, Nickel 2%
Edge Smooth and milled
Comments Engraver: Stamatopoulos
Mintage 5,000,000 pieces

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