9 Piastres, Issued by, Cyprus, 1921
Minted by Royal Mint, London

Obverse Description

Crowned bust of the King facing left; around, GEORGIVS V DEI GRA REX ET IND IMP; the artist's initials, BM, on the bust truncation

Reverse Description

At centre, a lion rampant to left on a shield below crown which rests on a scroll inscribed, CYPRUS; the date 1921 divided by the shield; below, outside partial circle of beads, NINE PIASTRES

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