Palestine (British Mandate): Coin Type Fifty Mils - detailed information

Palestine (British Mandate): Coin Type Fifty Mils (issued 1927 - 1942)
Coin TypeFifty Mils

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

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, חמשים מיל / FIFTY MILS / ٥٠ / خمسون مل / 50 on five rows, in English, Hebrew and Arabic.

Reverse Inscriptionחמשים מיל FIFTY MILS ٥٠ خمسون مل 50
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.

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Fifty Mils: Details
CountryPalestine (British Mandate)
CurrencyPalestine Pound
From1927
To1942
Face Value50 (x Mil)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1948)
Material0.720 Silver
DesignerAusten St. Barbe Harrison
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)23.5000
Mass (g)5.8300
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