Ten Mils (Bronze), Coin Type from Palestine (British Mandate) - detailed information

Ten Mils (Bronze), Coin Type from Palestine (British Mandate) (issued 1942 - 1943)
Coin TypeTen Mils (Bronze)

Composition: 97% copper, 2.5% zinc, 0.5% tin.

Obverse
Palestine (British Mandate) / Ten Mils (Bronze) - obverse photo

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

Obverse InscriptionPALESTINE [year]
Reverse
Palestine (British Mandate) / Ten Mils (Bronze) - reverse photo

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

Reverse Inscription10 MILS ١٠
EdgePlain
Edge 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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Ten Mils (Bronze): Details
CountryPalestine (British Mandate)
CurrencyPalestine Pound
Sub-type ofTen Mils
From1942
To1943
Face Value10 (x Mil)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1948)
MaterialBronze
DesignerAusten St. Barbe Harrison
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)27
Mass (g)6.4700
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