Palestine (British Mandate): Coin Ten Mils 1947 - detailed information

Palestine (British Mandate): Coin Ten Mils 1947
CoinTen Mils 1947

This issue was never released. Almost all coins were melted down. Only one specimen is reported to exist, in the collection of the British Museum.

MintRoyal Mint
Obverse

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

Obverse Inscription (פלשתינה (א"י PALESTINE فلسطين ١٩٤٧ 1947
Reverse

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

Reverse Inscription 10 מילים MILS ١٠ ملات
EdgePlain
Edge InscriptionNone
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Ten Mils 1947: Details
CountryPalestine (British Mandate)
CurrencyPalestine Pound
Coin TypeTen Mils (CuproNickel)
Issued1947
Face Value10 (x Mil)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1948)
Mintage1,000,000
MaterialCuproNickel
DesignerAusten St. Barbe Harrison
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)27
Mass (g)6.4700
Ten Mils 1947: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsPalestine KM# 4