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Cygnian Sovereign
ISO 4217 code CYS
User(s) Cygnia
Inflation 1.3%, March 2016.
Subunit
1/100 Penny
Symbol §
Penny p
Nickname Quid
Plural sovereigns
Penny pence
Coins
Freq. used 5p, 10p, 20p, 50p, §1, §2
Banknotes
Freq. used §5, §10, §20, §50, §100
Central bank Imperial Central Bank of Cygnia
Website icb.gov.cy
Printer Bureau for the Printing of Currency
Website moneyfactory.gov.cy
Mint Imperial Mint
Website mint.gov.cy

The Sovereign is the official currency of the Empire of the United Cygnian States. It is subdivided into 100 pence.

Banknotes

Polymer series
Images
Front
Back
Value Nickname(s) Colours Description Date of circulation
Front Back Window
5Sov

5Sov-rev
§5 Fiver Pink Foreground: Ellory I — First monarch of modern Cygnia. Foreground: Federation Hall — The meeting place for the Imperial Congress of Cygnia. Also featuring the plans for the Hall. St Edward's Crown. 2010 — present
Background: Janszoon's Fleet — The exploration fleet led by Willem Janszoon responsible for the first European sighting of Cygnia.
10Sov-CYG-JoW

10Sov-rev
§10 Tenner
Blueback
Blue Foreground: Banjo Paterson — Cygnian bush poet. Notable poetry include "Waltzing Matilda", "The Man from Snowy River" and "Clancy of the Overflow". Foreground: Mary Gilmore — Cygnian poet. Notable poetry include "Battlefields" (1939) and "No Foe Shall Gather Our Harvest" (1940). A windmill. 2010 — present
Background: The bush.
20Sov

20Sov-rev
§20 Redback Red Foreground: Mary Reibey — Successful ex-convict Cygnian businesswoman. Foreground: Reverend John Flynn — Founder of the Imperial Flying Doctor Service. A compass. 2010 — present
Background: A convict ship at sea with the original plane of the Flying Doctor in the air.
50Sov

50Sov-rev
§50 Goldback Gold Foreground: David Unaipon — Aboriginal preacher, writer and inventor Foreground: Edith Cowan — Cygnian politician; first woman elected to a Cygnian legislature The Southern Cross. 2010 — present
Background: Foundation Day — The proclamation of New Rotterdam's establishment.
100Sov

100Sov-rev
§100 Greenback
Century
Green Foreground: Nancy Bird Walton — Famous Cygnian aviator. Foreground: Paul Scully-Power — First Cygnian in space. The Federation Star. 2010 — present
Background: Walton's plane in flight on the right, and the Mercury-Redstone rocket on the left.

Coins

Image Value Obverse Reverse
Obverse Reverse
5p The reigning Emperor's profile, with Latin text surrounding it. The current Emperor, Theodore V, has the following inscription: THEODORUS V, POPULI ET CONSTITUTII GRATIA CYGNORUM IMPERATOR, FIDEI DEFENSOR which translates to "Theodore V, by the Grace of the People and the Constitution Emperor of the Cygnians, Defender of Faith." An echidna.
10p A superb lyrebird.
20p A platypus.
Cygnian 50p coin reverse 50p The Coat of arms of Cygnia.
Cygnian S1 coin reverse §1 A kangaroo.
§2 An Aboriginal elder.

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