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Information about a legend which can be found on coins or banknotes:
ΙΟΝΙΚΟΝ ΚΡΑΤΟΣ

LegendΙΟΝΙΚΟΝ ΚΡΑΤΟΣ
Full textΙΟΝΙΚΟΝ ΚΡΑΤΟΣ (Ιονικόν Κράτος).
Translation

(from Greek) Ionian State.

Description

The United States of the Ionian Islands (Greek: Ἡνωμένον Κράτος τῶν Ἰονίων Νήσων, literally "United State of the Ionian Islands") was a state and amical protectorate of the United Kingdom between 1815 and 1864. It was the successor state of the Septinsular Republic. It covered the territory of the Ionian Islands in modern Greece and it was ceded to Greece as a gift of the United Kingdom to the newly enthroned King George I at the end of the protectorate.

Its coinage carried the short version of the name.

List of 20 coins carrying this legend:
CountryNameYearMintage
Ionian Islands Two Lepta 1819 1819 9,461,760
Ionian Islands One Obol 1819 1819 8,279,040
Ionian Islands Two Oboli 1819 1819 4,139,520
Ionian Islands Two Lepta 1820 1820 9,461,760
Ionian Islands One Lepton 1821 1821 unknown
Ionian Islands One Lepton 1834 1834 unknown
Ionian Islands Thirty Lepta 1834 1834 unknown
Ionian Islands One Lepton 1835 1835 unknown
Ionian Islands One Lepton 1848 1848 unknown
Ionian Islands Thirty Lepta 1848 1848 unknown
Ionian Islands One Lepton 1849 1849 unknown
Ionian Islands Thirty Lepta 1849 1849 unknown
Ionian Islands One Lepton 1851 1851 unknown
Ionian Islands Thirty Lepta 1851 1851 unknown
Ionian Islands Thirty Lepta 1852 1852 unknown
Ionian Islands One Lepton 1853 1853 unknown
Ionian Islands One Lepton 1857 1857 unknown
Ionian Islands Thirty Lepta 1857 1857 unknown
Ionian Islands One Lepton 1862 1862 unknown
Ionian Islands Thirty Lepta 1862 1862 unknown