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Greek Crisis: Artists Design Country's New Currency In Pictures

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The old drachma (pictured), but artists have set about redesigning the nation's currency | Alamy

The current economic ­instability in Greece could soon force the country out of the eurozone, which means it will need to print a new currency sharpish. De La Rue, the British company that produces bank notes for more than 150 countries, is reportedly preparing for a ­potential reintroduction of the drachma, but given that a lot of the equipment used for that ­currency has been destroyed, it will take them months

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