Information about legend: ΙΟΝΙΚΟΝ ΚΡΑΤΟΣ

ΙΟΝΙΚΟΝ ΚΡΑΤΟΣ (1819 - 1860)
Full textΙΟΝΙΚΟΝ ΚΡΑΤΟΣ (Ιονικόν Κράτος).

(from Greek) Ionian State.


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.

ΙΟΝΙΚΟΝ ΚΡΑΤΟΣ - Ionian Islands - Coins (20)
Coin NameMintageEffigy
One Obol 1819 8,279,040
Two Oboli 1819 4,139,520
Two Lepta 1819 9,461,760
Two Lepta 1820 9,461,760
One Lepton 1821 unknown
Thirty Lepta 1834 unknown
One Lepton 1834 unknown
One Lepton 1835 unknown
One Lepton 1848 unknown
Thirty Lepta 1848 unknown
Thirty Lepta 1849 unknown
One Lepton 1849 unknown
One Lepton 1851 unknown
Thirty Lepta 1851 unknown
Thirty Lepta 1852 unknown
One Lepton 1853 unknown
Thirty Lepta 1857 unknown
One Lepton 1857 unknown
One Lepton 1862 unknown
Thirty Lepta 1862 unknown
Wild Winds Ancient Coins
Wild Winds Ancient Coins
Legend: Details
Year From1819
Year To1860
CountryIonian Islands
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