Greece 5-DRACHMAI (KM109) Pegasus
Pegasus is the winged white stallion of Greek Mythology. He is the son of Poseidon (God of the sea, earthquakes, and horses) and Medusa (once beautiful but turned to a monster for making out with Poseidon in Athena's temple). You can read a brief story on the legend here.
This coin was minted in 1973 only, and was also issued as KM109.2 without the final 'i' in the denomination.
- Diameter: 25 mm
- Composition: Copper-Nickel
- CAT#: KM109.1