ECB Said to Use Greek Myth for Security on New Euro Banknotes

ECB Said to Use Greek Myth for Security on New Euro Banknotes

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In Greek mythology, Europa, the beautiful daughter of Phoenician king Agenor and his queen Telephassa, was abducted by Zeus. Taking the form of a white bull, the king of the Greek gods seduced Europa and stole her away to the island of Crete.