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Coin: Twenty Mils 1940
Description

CountryPalestine (British Mandate) CurrencyPalestine Pound
Face value20 (x Mil) TypeTwenty Mils (CuproNickel)
Year1940 CurrentNo (demonetised 1948)
Mintage200,000 (200000)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Royal Mint No mint mark 200,000 (200000)
MaterialCuproNickel DesignerAusten St. Barbe Harrison
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)30.5000 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)11.3300
Obverse

Olive wreath around a central hole. Around that inscription (פלשתינה (א"י PALESTINE فلسطين (Palestine in English, Hebrew and Arabic). Below that, the date in international and Arab numerals.

Obverse inscription (פלשתינה (א"י PALESTINE فلسطين ١٩٤٠ 1940
Reverse

The value, 20 מיל MILS ٢٠ مل, in English, Hebrew and Arabic around a central hole.

Reverse inscription20 מיל MILS ٢٠ مل
EdgePlain Edge inscriptionNone
Twenty Mils 1940: Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
Proof unknown
Twenty Mils 1940: Photos
Twenty Mils 1940: Photo Palestine 1940 20 mils
Palestine 1940 20 mils
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Twenty Mils 1940: Photo Palestine 1940 20 mils
Palestine 1940 20 mils
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Twenty Mils 1940: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsPalestine KM# 5
Twenty Mils 1940: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Mint
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Mintage
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins Varieties Proof
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Twenty Mils 1940: Some useful external links
Palestine 1940 20 mils - CoinFactsWiki
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List of all (8) coins of type: Palestine (British Mandate) / Twenty Mils
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