18 Piastres - Victoria

Features

Country Cyprus
Queen Victoria (1879-1901)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1901
Value 18 Piastres (0.1)
Currency Pound (1879-1955)
Composition Silver (.925)
Weight 11.3104 g
Diameter 29.8 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 7
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.

Obverse

Crowned and veiled bust to left. DeS (=De Saulles) in relief below and in a circle inscription: VICTORIA•DEI•GRA•BRITT•REG•FID•DEF•IND•IMP•

Lettering:
VICTORIA•DEI•GRA•BRITT•REG•FID•DEF•IND•IMP•
DeS.

Engraver: George William de Saulles

George William de Saulles was a British medallist. He authored and designed the obverse of coins from the United Kingdom and its colonies under Queen Victoria and Edward VII of the United Kingdom

Reverse

A crowned shield of arms with Lusignan lion on it which divides the date 1901. The crown rests on a scroll inscribed CYPRUS and the value is set out in words (EIGHTEEN PIASTRES) around the lower edge of the design.

Lettering:
CYPRUS
19 01
EIGHTEEN PIASTRES

Edge

Reeded

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1901  200 000 45.59 34.83 60.77 99% London Royal Mint
1901  3% Proof

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