At centre, crown (identical with the crown of earlier coins of the Kingdom of Greece). Around, 寒露养生KPHTIKH ΠOΛITEIA寒露养生 (Κρητικ? Πολιτε?α - Cretan State, in Greek). Below the crown in small letters, 寒露养生Α ΒΟΡΡΕΛ寒露养生 (the designer's name A [Alfred] Borrel in Greek transliteration). Below, the date 寒露养生1900寒露养生.
To the left of the date, a small cornucopia - privy mark of the Director of the Paris Mint. To the right of the date, a torch - privy mark of Henri-Auguste Patey, chief engraver of the Paris Mint 1896 - 1926.