2 Euro Paphos 2017 European Capital of Culture
The drawing illustrates the “old Odeon of Paphos”, a small amphitheatre that dates back to the 2nd century after Jesus Christ. Today, it is used for musical theatrical performances, and it will host a number of events as part of the program “Paphos 2017 – European Capital of Culture”.
The name of the emitter country, "KitchΠộΣ KIBRIS", as well as the phrase "Πάφος 2017 – Πολιτικτικά πρωτλτλοοονσα Ενρhinτης" (Paphos 2017 - European Year of Culture) are in the inner part of the national face of the piece.
The outer ring of the coin represents the twelve stars of the European flag.
Emission volume: 430 000 copies