On sale is a Cyprus £10 1997 BANKNOTE GEM UNC P#59
Design and other characteristics
Size: 156 X 76 mm. Predominant colour: Green.
Obv. The coat of arms of the Republic, top centre. Left, marble head of Artemis (in antiquity the goddess of hunting) dating from the Roman period (found in Paphos). A hologram map of Cyprus, bottom centre. £10 in top and bottom right corners. The date of issue in bottom right section. The signature of the Governor of the Central Bank in the centre. The prefix and serial number, right in vertical writing and bottom left. Three intaglio horizontal lines on the left side of the banknote in order to assist blind or partially sighted people.
ΚΕΝΤΡΙΚΗ ΤΡΑΠΕΖΑ ΤΗΣ ΚΥΠΡΟΥ KIBRIS MERKEZ BANKASI
ΔΕΚΑ ΛΙΡΕΣ ON LIRA
Rev. Composition depicting birds, a green turtle, a butterfly, a moufflon and two endemic plants (tulip and cyclamen). £10 in bottom left and top corners.
CENTRAL BANK OF CYPRUS
Watermark: Bust of Aphrodite.
Security thread incorporated and other security features like intaglio printing, holograms, latent images, microlettering intaglio, etc.