½ Sheqel

½ Sheqel -  obverse½ Sheqel -  reverse

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Features

Issuer Israel
Period State of Israel (1948-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 5740-5745 (1980-1985)
Calendar Hebrew
Value 1/2 Sheqel (1/2 ILR)
Currency Old Shekel (1980-1985)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 3 g
Diameter 20 mm
Thickness 1.34 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 02-28-1985
Number N# 1721
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 109,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
Schön# 101
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Lion resembling the image of the sigelring of "Shem'ra, servant of Jeroboam" with state emblem (menorah flanked by olive branches) above

Lettering:
إسرائيل ISRAEL
ישראל

Translation: Israel

Reverse

Value flanked by stars and year

Lettering:
1
2
שקל
תשמ׳׳א

Translation: 1/2 Shekel 5741 (1981)

Edge

Reeded

½ Sheqel -  obverse

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
5740 (1980)  52 408 000 $ 0.08 $ 0.40 $ 0.17 $ 0.35 $ 0.40 $ 0.84 $ 1.16 82% תש׳׳ם
5741 (1981)  52 272 000 $ 0.30 $ 0.35 $ 0.58 $ 0.90 $ 0.77 29% תשמ׳׳א
5742 (1982)  18 808 000 $ 0.52 $ 0.50 $ 0.24 $ 1.16 10% התשמ׳׳ב
5743 (1983)  250 000 $ 1.75 2% התשמ׳׳ג
5744 (1984)  250 000 2% התשמ׳׳ד
5744 (1984)  13 403 0.3% התשמ׳׳ד (UNC set)
5745 (1985)  1.4% התשמ׳׳ה

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