20 Cents Type 2 coat of arms

20 Cents (Type 2 coat of arms) -  obverse20 Cents (Type 2 coat of arms) -  reverse

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Features

Issuer Cyprus
Period Republic (1960-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1991-2004
Value 20 Cents (Sent) (0.2 CYP)
Currency Pound (decimalized, 1983-2007)
Composition Nickel brass
Weight 7.75 g
Diameter 27.25 mm
Thickness 1.80 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 31 January 2008
Number N# 155624
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 62.2,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
Schön# 70
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Cyprus coat of arms (A dove holding an olive twig and the independence year 1960), laurel twigs around.
Country name in Greek, Turkish and English.

Lettering:
CYPRUS ΚΥΠΡΟΣ KIBRIS
1960
2001

Reverse

Head of Zeno of Citium (334 BC-262 BC), Greek philosopher from Citium (Greek for Cyprus), he was the founder of the Stoic school of philosophy

Lettering:
20
ΖΗΝΩΝ Ο ΚΙΤΙΕΥΣ

Edge

Milled

20 Cents (Type 2 coat of arms) -  obverse

Mint

Royal Mint, Llantrisant, United Kingdom

Comments

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.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1991  3 000 000 $ 0.63 $ 0.60 $ 0.57 $ 1.68 22%
1992  3 000 000 $ 0.19 $ 0.56 $ 0.47 20%
1993  4 000 000 $ 0.13 $ 0.11 $ 0.36 $ 0.45 $ 0.56 23%
1994  8 000 000 $ 0.13 $ 0.35 $ 0.39 $ 0.45 $ 1.12 34%
1994  0.12% In set only
1998  5 000 000 $ 0.52 $ 0.56 $ 0.95 21%
2001  15 000 000 $ 0.18 $ 0.33 $ 0.35 $ 0.81 $ 1.12 35%
2004  4 000 000 $ 0.28 $ 0.55 $ 1.68 $ 1.40 16%
2004  0.4% In Sets only, plastic case
2004  0.3% In Sets only, three-ply folder, 2007 issue

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