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2 Cents

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Country Cyprus
Type Common coin
Years 1983-2004
Value 2 Cents (Sent) (0.02 CYP)
Metal Nickel-brass
Weight 2.50 g
Diameter 19 mm
Thickness 1.25 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 31-01-2008
References KM# 54, Schön# 54, Schön# 67
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

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

From 1991 the laurel twigs no longer touch the shield (KM#54.3).

Lettering:
CYPRUS·ΚΥΠΡΟΣ·KIBRIS
1960
·1990·

Engraver: Clara Georgiou

Reverse

Depicts two heraldically arranged goats taken from a shallow bowl of the mid - thirteen century B.C. The value 2 above to right. One circle with 4 dots inside and two circles with 6 dots.

Starting in 1985, the value number is surrounded with a double line (KM#54.2 and KM#54.3) instead of a single one (KM#54.1)

Lettering: 2

Edge

Smooth

Comments

1985 - KM# 54.2 (number with double line)
1998 - KM# 54.3 (different design: smaller wreath & shield, larger date figures)

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1983  12,000,000 0.17 KM# 54.1 (number with single line)
1983  6,250 KM# 54.1 (number with single line) Proof
1985  8,066,000 0.34 KM# 54.2 (number with double line)
1988  5,150,000 KM# 54.2 (number with double line)
1990  4,000,000 KM# 54.2 (number with double line)
1991  4,000,000 KM# 54.3 (different design: smaller wreath & shield, larger date figures)
1992  4,000,000 KM# 54.3 (different design: smaller wreath & shield, larger date figures)
1993  5,000,000 KM# 54.3 (different design: smaller wreath & shield, larger date figures)
1994  10,000,000 0.17 KM# 54.3 (different design: smaller wreath & shield, larger date figures)
1996  12,000,000 KM# 54.3 (different design: smaller wreath & shield, larger date figures)
1998  10,000,000 KM# 54.3 (different design: smaller wreath & shield, larger date figures)
2003  5,000,000 KM# 54.3 (different design: smaller wreath & shield, larger date figures)
2004  13,000,000 0.59 KM# 54.3 (different design: smaller wreath & shield, larger date figures)
2004  KM# 54.3 (different design: smaller wreath & shield, larger date figures) In Sets only

Values in the table above are expressed in USD. They are based on evaluations by Numista users and sales realized on Internet platforms. They serve as a measure, but they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging coins. Numista does not buy or sell coins.

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