One Hundred Mils, Coin Type from Palestine (British Mandate) - detailed information

One Hundred Mils, Coin Type from Palestine (British Mandate) (issued 1927 - 1942)
Coin TypeOne Hundred Mils

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

As a matter of interest to collectors, it has been noted that the 100 mils coin has an error in its text. In Arabic grammar, the denomination ماية should be written as مائة or مئة .

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, 100 / ١٠٠ on two rows, in international and Arab numerals within a circle. Around, מאה מיל ONE HUNDRED MILS ماية مل in English, Hebrew and Arabic.

Reverse Inscriptionמאה מיל 100 ONE HUNDRED MILS ١٠٠ ماية مل
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.

All Coins of Type: One Hundred Mils (8)
Coin NameReverseObverseDetails
One Hundred Mils 1927 Palestine (British Mandate) / One Hundred Mils 1927 - reverse photo Palestine (British Mandate) / One Hundred Mils 1927 - obverse photo Material: 0.720 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 2,000,068
One Hundred Mils 1931 Palestine (British Mandate) / One Hundred Mils 1931 - reverse photo Palestine (British Mandate) / One Hundred Mils 1931 - obverse photo Material: 0.720 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 250,000
One Hundred Mils 1933 Palestine (British Mandate) / One Hundred Mils 1933 - reverse photo Palestine (British Mandate) / One Hundred Mils 1933 - obverse photo Material: 0.720 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 500,000
One Hundred Mils 1934 Palestine (British Mandate) / One Hundred Mils 1934 - reverse photo Palestine (British Mandate) / One Hundred Mils 1934 - obverse photo Material: 0.720 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 200,000
One Hundred Mils 1935 Palestine (British Mandate) / One Hundred Mils 1935 - reverse photo Palestine (British Mandate) / One Hundred Mils 1935 - obverse photo Material: 0.720 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 2,850,000
One Hundred Mils 1939 Palestine (British Mandate) / One Hundred Mils 1939 - reverse photo Palestine (British Mandate) / One Hundred Mils 1939 - obverse photo Material: 0.720 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 1,500,000
One Hundred Mils 1940 Palestine (British Mandate) / One Hundred Mils 1940 - reverse photo Palestine (British Mandate) / One Hundred Mils 1940 - obverse photo Material: 0.720 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 1,000,000
One Hundred Mils 1942 Palestine (British Mandate) / One Hundred Mils 1942 - reverse photo Palestine (British Mandate) / One Hundred Mils 1942 - obverse photo Material: 0.720 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 2,500,000
One Hundred Mils: Details
CountryPalestine (British Mandate)
CurrencyPalestine Pound
From1927
To1942
Face Value100 (x Mil)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1948)
Material0.720 Silver
DesignerAusten St. Barbe Harrison
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)29
Mass (g)11.6600
One Hundred Mils: Photos
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