1/4 Piastre, Issued by, Cyprus, 1905
Minted by Royal Mint, London

Obverse Description

Crowned and draped bust of the King facing right, the King is wearing the Imperial Crown and the ermine Robe of State, the Collar of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath; around, EDWARDVS VII REX IMPERATOR; below the bust truncation, the artist's initials, DES

Reverse Description

At center within beaded circle, 1/4 around, CYPRUS QUARTER PIASTRE; the date, 1905 dividing the words QUARTER and PIASTRE

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