The centre depicts the altar at the prehistoric temple of Imnajdra
The centre of the coin depicts the altar at the prehistoric temple of Imnajdra on a horizontal decorative strip in the background.
The name of the country ‘MALTA’ and the year mark ‘2008’ are engraved under the altar.
The engraver's initials ‘NGB’ are positioned on the right hand side under the decorative strip.
The image and the inscription are surrounded by the twelve stars of the European flag.