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Greek Banknotes. Historical Evidence

Greek Banknotes. Historical Evidence

The publication Greek Banknotes. Historical Evidence is the catalogue of the permanent exhibition of the Banknote Museum in Corfu. It presents a timeline of the most significant moments in Greek history directly relating to paper money circulation. It spans 180 years of history and contains images of the banknotes showcased at the Museum.

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  • Edited by: Dimitra Tsangari
  • Publisher: Alpha Bank
  • Place: Athens
  • Year published: 2016 (Greek / English) and 2017 (French / German / Russian)
  • Dimensions: 30 x 21 cm
  • Cover type: Paperback
  • Pages: 40
  • ISBN: 978-618-5072-18-6
  • English ISBN: 978-618-5072-20-9
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What the publication includes

The publication presents the paper money that circulated throughout the history of the modern Greek State: banknotes, coin notes and related material. It contains 72 images, mostly of banknotes showcased at the museum. The publication spans 180 years of Greek history.

The presentation is in the form of a timeline starting in 1821 and ending in 2002, with the introduction of the euro.

The catalogue of a major exhibition

The publication is the catalogue of the permanent exhibition at the Banknote Museum of the Ionian Bank in Corfu. The exhibition is open to the general public.

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