Collectable coin - CYPRUS 50 Cents (Abduction of Europa) 1994
Date Listed 20/08/2017
Collectable coin - CYPRUS 50 Cents (Abduction of Europa) 1994 in circulated but excellent condition.
One side of the coin shows the coat of arms of the Republic (A dove holding an olive twig and the independence year 1960), laurel twigs around and the Country name (Cyprus) in Greek and Turkish.
The other side shows a composition based on a 4th century BC coin of the Cypriot Kingdom of Marion depicting the abduction of Europe by Zeus transfigurated into a bull.