Summary

Proof 1 Piastre, Issued by, Cyprus, 1949
Minted by Royal Mint, London

Obverse Description

Crowned head of George VI facing left; around, GEORGIVS SEXTVS DEI GRATIA REX:; the artist's initials, PM, below the neck truncation

Reverse Description

At centre a large 1; around, CYPRUS . ONE PIASTRE . 1949

Edge Description

Plain

Significance

The title IND. IMP. removed from the obverse after Indian independence

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