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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 inscription

PALESTINE [year]

Reverse

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

Reverse inscription

10 MILS ١٠

EdgePlain Edge inscription

None

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 [year]
Ten Mils 1943 1,000,000 (פלשתינה (א"י PALESTINE فلسطين [year]