Souvenir Mil thin planchet; type 2

Features

Location British Palestine (Israel)
Type Souvenir medals › Tourist souvenir
Year 1927
Value 1 Mil (0.001)
Currency British Palestine - Touristic Tokens
Composition Bronze
Weight 6.8 g
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 115615
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References X# Tn3
George S. Cuhaj (editor); 2011. Unusual World Coins. Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.

Obverse

Palestine 1 Mil coin obverse in inner circle (Palestine in Arabic, English and Hebrew with date below).
Arabic legend and date in outer circle

Lettering:
تذكار من الارض المقدسة
فلسطين
PALESTINE
(פלשתינה (א"י
1927
١٩٢٧
١٩٢٧
سنه
ضرب

Translation:
Souvenir from the Holy Land
Palestine
1927
Struck in year 1927

Reverse

Palestine 1 Mil coin reverse in inner circle (Value in Hebrew, English and Arabic divided by olive branch).
English legend and date in outer circle

Lettering:
HISTORICAL HOLYLAND COIN
מיל • ONE MIL • مل
1 ١
1927

Comments

Thin planchet; "C" in "Historical" is re-engraved; Obverse beading is bigger; Of top 2 berries, left one is higher; Hebrew Mil "מיל" touching the inner circle.

This souvenir which incorporates an appropriate re-production of a 1927 1 Mil coin of Palestine was privately created for sale to pilgrims as a souvenir of their visit to the Holy Land. It is not known who produced them nor how many were produced.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1927 

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