2 Girushān / Piastres Syriennes

2 Girushān / Piastres Syriennes - obverse2 Girushān / Piastres Syriennes - reverse

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Features

Issuer Lebanon
Period State of Greater Lebanon (1920-1926)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1924
Value 2 Piastres (0.02)
Currency Syrian pound (1920-1939)
Composition Aluminium-bronze
Weight 2 g
Diameter 18.2 mm
Thickness 1.12 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 5826
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 1,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.
Lec# 18,
Jean Lecompte; 2007. Monnaies et jetons des colonies françaises (2nd edition). Éditions Victor Gadoury, Monaco.
Schön# 1
Gerhard Schön; 2022. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

A cedar tree - the symbol of Lebanon - within circle above date

Lettering:
ETAT DU GRAND LIBAN دولة لبنان الكبير
٢٤ ١٩
1924

Translation:
State of Greater Lebanon The State of Greater Lebanon
19 24

Engraver: Henri-Auguste Patey Read more on Wikipedia

Henri Auguste Jules Patey was a French sculptor, medallist and coin engraver.

Reverse

Value flanked by stars.

Lettering:
2 PIASTRES
SYRIENNES
٢
غرشان

Translation:
2 Syrian
Piastres
2
Girushan

Engraver: Henri-Auguste Patey Read more on Wikipedia

Henri Auguste Jules Patey was a French sculptor, medallist and coin engraver.

Edge

Milled

Mint

Paris, France (864-date)
Mintmark of Paris

Mark

torch Henri-Auguste-Jules Patey, General coin engraver, Paris Mint (1896-1930)

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1924  torch 1 800 000 $ 3.50 $ 6.20 $ 6.20 (fr) ١٩٢٤

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Pictures Sale Date Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 2 Girushān / Piastres Syriennes
Katz
Auction 72
Lot 2597
Internet Archive
Dec 21, 2022 USD 16.31
(EUR 15.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 2 Girushān / Piastres SyriennesPicture 1 of a sold 2 Girushān / Piastres Syriennes
Katz
Auction 69
Lot 2684
Internet Archive
Oct 29, 2022 USD 59.80
(EUR 55.00)
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