Cyprus P-61a / 5 Pounds / Lira 2001 – UNC




Issued by Central Bank of Cyprus / Kentriki Trapeza tis Kyprou / Kıbrıs Merkez Bankası
Issue 1997-2005 Issue. 01.02.2001
Size 148 x 72 mm
Printer Francois-Charles Oberthur Fiduciaire (France) – FCOF
Watermark Bust of goddess Aphrodite
Signature Afxentis Afxentiou (Govenor)
Obverse Archaic limestone head of young
Reverse Peristerona mosque next to St. Barnabas and Hilarion Church. The mosque was built in 19th century during Ottoman era.
The church has five domes on the roof arranged in the shape of a cross. It was built in the Byzantine period.