2020 €2 from Cyprus – Cyprus institute of Neurology and Genetics
- December 11, 2020
This coin is issued on the occasion of thirty years of existence of the Cyprus Institute of Neurology and Genetics. The national side of the coin depicts a neuron with its synapses. The Institute receives international recognition and plays an active and essential role as a national and international centre of excellence for the provision of high
quality services, innovative research and postgraduate education. The designer is George Stamatopoulos and the coins were minted by the Printing Works Department of Bank of Greece.
George Stamatopoulos, greek coins designer
The total mintage is 412.000 coins, of which 3.000 coins in proof condition placed in cases, 3.000 coins in brilliant uncirculated condition placed in capsules, 6.000 coins in brilliant uncirculated conditions placed in cards and 400.000 coins in uncirculated condition, offered in rolls of 25 pieces each.
Cyprus central bank selling price is €12 for the proof condition coin in a case
For the brilliant uncirculated condition coin in a capsule the selling price is €3 and €8 for the brilliant uncirculated condition coin in a card.
The coins in rolls of 25 coins will be sold at the coins global nominal face value, plus handling charges (5% of nominal value), that is to say €52.5.
2020 cyprus €2 – Institute of Neurology and Genetics
€2 coin specifications
Common face: A geographical image of Europe.
National face: A composition depicting a neuron with its synapses.
The phrase «ΙΝΣΤΙΤΟΥΤΟ ΝΕΥΡΟΛΟΓΙΑΣ & ΓΕΝΕΤΙΚΗΣ ΚΥΠΡΟΥ 1990-2020» and the words “ΚΥΠΡΟΣ” “KIBRIS” are circularly inscribed.
Diameter: 25,75 mm
Weight: 8,50 gms
Edge: Edge lettering, fine milled
Colour: Outer part: silver; inner part: gold
Outer part: copper-nickel
inner part: three layers, nickel-brass-nickel,
Sources: Central Bank of Cyprus.