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

Twenty Mils (CuproNickel), Coin Type from Palestine (British Mandate) (issued 1927 - 1941)
Coin TypeTwenty Mils (CuproNickel)

Composition: 75% copper, 25% nickel.

Obverse
Palestine (British Mandate) / Twenty Mils (CuproNickel) - obverse photo

Olive wreath around a central hole. Around that, the inscription (פלשתינה (א"י PALESTINE فلسطين (Palestine in English, Hebrew and Arabic). Below that, the date in international and Arab numerals: [year].

Obverse Inscription (פלשתינה (א"י PALESTINE فلسطين [year]
Reverse
Palestine (British Mandate) / Twenty Mils (CuproNickel) - reverse photo

The denomination and value 20 מיל MILS ٢٠ (20 mils in English, Hebrew and Arabic) around a central hole.

Reverse Inscription 20 מיל 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.

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Twenty Mils (CuproNickel): Details
CountryPalestine (British Mandate)
CurrencyPalestine Pound
Sub-type ofTwenty Mils
From1927
To1941
Face Value20 (x Mil)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1948)
MaterialCuproNickel
DesignerAusten St. Barbe Harrison
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size30.500 mm
Mass11.330 g
Twenty Mils (CuproNickel): Photos
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