|Type||Standard circulation coin|
|Value||50 Cents (Sent) (0.5 CYP)|
|Currency||Pound (decimalized, 1983-2007)|
|Shape||Equilateral curve heptagon (7-sided)|
|Orientation||Medal alignment ↑↑|
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
The coat of arms of the Republic of Cyprus (a dove holding an olive twig, the independence year 1960, laurel twigs around).
Country name in English, Greek, and Turkish.
CYPRUS · ΚΥΠΡΟΣ · KIBRIS
Cyprus · Cyprus · Cyprus
Engraver: Antis Ioannides
A composition based on a 4th century BC coin of the Cypriot Kingdom of Marion depicting the abduction of Europa by Zeus transfigurated into a bull.
"King Timocharis" written in Cypriot syllabary (characters not supported here).
Engraver: Antis Ioannides
large + narrow date:
There are several official sets issued for these coins
Set of coins in brilliant uncirculated(BU) condition, 1994 issue, in a brochure.
Set of uncirculated condition coins, 2004 issue, in a rigid plastic case.
Set of coins in uncirculated condition, minted in 2004, in a three-ply folder. It was issued in 2007 as the set of the last Cyprus pound coins.
Subject: Abduction of Europa
large + narrow date example
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|1991||3 005 000||0.56||1.19||0.96||2.42||25%||Small date, narrow date|
|1993||300 000||0.77||0.83||19%||Large date|
|1994||0.4%||In set only|
|1994||500 000||0.48||0.71||0.91||0.36||2.01||41%||Large date|
|1996||6 000 000||0.30||1.19||1.19||26%|
|1998||5 000 000||0.50||1.19||0.80||21%|
|2002||7 000 000||0.99||1.19||0.59||2.69||18%||Kremnica Mint|
|2004||0.2%||In Sets only, three-ply folder, 2007 issue|
|2004||5 000 000||0.59||1.24||1.19||2.08||19%||Kremnica Mint|
|2004||2.86||1.8%||Kremnica Mint; In Sets only plastic case|
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