Five Mils (CuproNickel), Coin Type from Palestine (British Mandate) - detailed information

Five Mils (CuproNickel), Coin Type from Palestine (British Mandate) (issued 1927 - 1947)
Coin TypeFive Mils (CuproNickel)

Composition: 75% copper, 25% nickel.

Obverse

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

Obverse Inscription PALESTINE [year]
Reverse

The value, 5 MILS ٥, in English, Hebrew and Arabic around a central hole.

Reverse Inscription 5 MILS ٥
EdgePlainEdge InscriptionNone
Notes

References to additional information:

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

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Five Mils (CuproNickel): Details
CountryPalestine (British Mandate)
CurrencyPalestine Pound
Sub-type ofFive Mils
From1927
To1947
Face Value5 (x Mil)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1948)
MaterialCuproNickel
DesignerAusten St. Barbe Harrison
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size20.000 mm
Mass2.910 g
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