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

Twenty Mils (Bronze), Coin Type from Palestine (British Mandate) (issued 1942 - 1944)
Coin TypeTwenty Mils (Bronze)

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

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, 20 MILS ٢٠, in English, Hebrew and Arabic around a central hole.

Reverse Inscription 20 MILS ٢٠
EdgePlainEdge InscriptionNone
Notes

References to additional information:

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

Advertising
Buy American Gold Eagle Coins
Buy American Gold Eagle Coins
Twenty Mils (Bronze): Details
CountryPalestine (British Mandate)
CurrencyPalestine Pound
Sub-type ofTwenty Mils
From1942
To1944
Face Value20 (x Mil)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1948)
MaterialBronze
DesignerAusten St. Barbe Harrison
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size30.5000 mm
Mass11.3300 g
Advertising
Buy coins at Amazon
Buy coins at Amazon
Twenty Mils (Bronze): Photos
ImageDetails
Palestine 1944 20 mils
Copyright: CoinFactsWiki / CC BY-SA
Author:
Source
Palestine 1944 20 mils
Copyright: CoinFactsWiki / CC BY-SA
Author:
Source