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Detailed information about coin type: One Hundred Mils from Palestine (British Mandate):

Coin type: One Hundred Mils
Description

Composition: 72% silver, 28% copper (0.1341 oz ASW).

As a matter of interest to collectors, it has been noted that the 100 mils coin has an error in its text. In Arabic grammar, the denomination ماية should be written as مائة or مئة .

CountryPalestine (British Mandate) CurrencyPalestine Pound
Sub-type of Sub-types
Face value100 (x Mil)
Years produced1927 - 1942 CurrentNo (demonetised 1948)
Material0.720 Silver DesignerAusten St. Barbe Harrison
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)29 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)11.6600
Obverse

Olive branch standing upright flanked by dates in international and Arab numerals within a circle. Around that, inscription (פלשתינה (א"י PALESTINE فلسطين (Palestine in English, Hebrew and Arabic).

Obverse inscription(פלשתינה (א"י PALESTINE فلسطين [year]
Reverse

The value, 100 / ١٠٠ on two rows, in international and Arab numerals within a circle. Around, מאה מיל ONE HUNDRED MILS ماية مل in English, Hebrew and Arabic.

Reverse inscriptionמאה מיל 100 ONE HUNDRED MILS ١٠٠ ماية مل
EdgeMilled Edge inscriptionNone
Notes

References to additional information:

[Book] Remick, Jerome. 1971. The Guide Book and Catalogue to British Commonwealth Coins., pp 477-479
[Book] Berlin, Howard M. 2001. The Coins and Banknotes of Palestine Under the British Mandate, 1927-1947.

One Hundred Mils: Photos

Palestine 1931 100 mils
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Palestine 1931 100 mils
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List of 8 coins of type: One Hundred Mils from Palestine (British Mandate)
NameMintageReignEffigyLegend
One Hundred Mils 1927 2,000,068 (פלשתינה (א"י PALESTINE فلسطين ١٩٢٧ 1927
One Hundred Mils 1931 250,000 (פלשתינה (א"י PALESTINE فلسطين ١٩٣١ 1931
One Hundred Mils 1933 500,000 (פלשתינה (א"י PALESTINE فلسطين ١٩٣٣ 1933
One Hundred Mils 1934 200,000 (פלשתינה (א"י PALESTINE فلسطين ١٩٣٤ 1934
One Hundred Mils 1935 2,850,000 (פלשתינה (א"י PALESTINE فلسطين ١٩٣٥ 1935
One Hundred Mils 1939 1,500,000 (פלשתינה (א"י PALESTINE فلسطين ١٩٣٩ 1939
One Hundred Mils 1940 1,000,000 (פלשתינה (א"י PALESTINE فلسطين ١٩٤٠ 1940
One Hundred Mils 1942 2,500,000 (פלשתינה (א"י PALESTINE فلسطين ١٩٤٢ 1942
One Hundred Mils: Some useful external links
Sheqel: British Mandate of Palestine 1927 - 1947