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5 Lirot Hanukkah - Russian Lamp

5 Lirot (Hanukkah - Russian Lamp) -  obverse5 Lirot (Hanukkah - Russian Lamp) -  reverse

© A. KOIFMAN JR

Features

Country Israel
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 5733 (1972)
Calendar Hebrew
Value 5 Lirot (5 ILP)
Currency Israeli pound/lira (1952-1980)
Composition Silver (.750)
Weight 20.0 g
Diameter 34 mm
Thickness 3 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 69.1,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
KM# 69.2
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Commemorative issue

Hanukkah - Russian Lamp

Obverse

Hanukka Lamp from Russia supported by stylized lions

Lettering:
חנוכיה
מרוםיה
המאה ה-כי

Translation:
Hanukka lamp
from Russia
20'th century

Engraver: Rothschild, Lippman

Reverse

Denomination in the center surrounded by commemorative inscription in Hebrew, followed by date then repeated in Arabic and finished with English

Lettering:
שנת כ"ה למדינת ישראל. 1972
إسرائيل
ISRAEL
5 לירות
ישראל

Translation:
24 YEARS TO THE STATE OF ISRAEL. 1972. ISRAEL
5 LIROT
ISRAEL

Engraver: Nathan Karp

Edge

Smooth or Reeded

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
5733 (1972) ✡ 74,506 13.50 13.50 75% חשל"ג (BU; Plain edge; KM#69.1)
5733 (1972) מ 22,336 36% חשל"ג (Proof; Milled edge; KM#69.2)

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