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Detailed information about coin type: Ten Mils (Bronze) from Palestine (British Mandate):

Coin type: Ten Mils (Bronze)
Description

Composition: 97% copper, 2.5% zinc, 0.5% tin.

CountryPalestine (British Mandate) CurrencyPalestine Pound
Sub-type ofTen Mils Sub-types
Face value10 (x Mil)
Years produced1942 - 1943 CurrentNo (demonetised 1948)
MaterialBronze DesignerAusten St. Barbe Harrison
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)27 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)6.4700
Obverse

Around a central hole, inscription PALESTINE, in English, Hebrew and Arabic. Below that, the date in international and Arab numerals.

Obverse inscriptionPALESTINE [year]
Reverse

The value, 10 MILS ١٠, in English, Hebrew and Arabic around an olive wreath surrounding central hole.

Reverse inscription10 MILS ١٠
EdgePlain Edge inscriptionNone
Notes

References to additional information:

[Book] Berlin, Howard M. 2001. The Coins and Banknotes of Palestine Under the British Mandate, 1927-1947.

Ten Mils (Bronze): Photos

Palestine 1943 10 mils
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List of 2 coins of type: Ten Mils (Bronze) from Palestine (British Mandate)
NameMintageReignEffigyLegend
Ten Mils 1942 Bronze 1,000,000 (פלשתינה (א"י PALESTINE فلسطين ١٩٤٢ 1942
Ten Mils 1943 1,000,000 (פלשתינה (א"י PALESTINE فلسطين ١٩٤٣ 1943