Greece Complete Year Set - Athens Olympic Games 2004

Obverse of Greece Complete Year Set - Athens Olympic Games 2004

Please ignore the date on the coins

Details The Year Set consists of: 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50 cent coins and 1, 2 euros commemorating the Athens 2004 Olympic Games (unc).

Greek euro coins feature a unique design for every one of the eight coins and they were all designed by Georgios Stamatopoulos. The minor coins depict Greek ships (Athenian triere - Corvette - Modern tanker ship), the middle coins portray famous Greeks (Rigas-Fereos Velestinlis - Ioannis Kapodistrias - Eleytherios Venizelos) and the two large denominations show images of Greek history and mythology (Owl - Europa abducted by Zeus)

The 2 euro coin show the Discobolus of Myron; a famous Roman marble copy of a lost Greek bronze original, completed during the zenith of the classical period between 460-450 BC.

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