Palestine coins - One Mil

The lowest denomination of all the coins struck.
Struck by the British Royal Mint.


Obv:
From top to bottom, the obverse design contains the trilingual inscription of Palestine in Arabic, English, & Hebrew. Below the inscription is the date in equivalent in Arabic & English numerals

Rev:
The reverse design contains an olive sprig seven leaves & six berries. The number (1) in English & Arabic numerals (1=١) is positioned to the left & right respectively of the stem. Surrounding the center design, starting clockwise from the left, is the denomination in Hebrew, English, & Arabic respectively.




Country : Palestine Under the British

Value : 1 Mil
Year :1927_1946
Weight : 3.23 g
Diameter : 21  mm
Edge : Plain
Shape : Round
Metal :
A)   Bronze: 95.5%copper,3%tin,1.5%zinc  (1927_1935_1937_1939_1940_1941)

  B)  Wartime Bronze Alloy: 97%copper,0.5%tin,2.5%zinc  (1942_1943_1944)

   c)  Bronze: 95.5%copper,3%tin,1.5%zinc  (1946_1947) 
Mintage :
   1927 : 10.000.000  Proof issues also reportedly struck. Exact mintage undetermined
   1935 : 704.000
   1937 : 1.200.000
   1939 : 3.700.000   Proof issues also reportedly struck. Exact mintage undetermined
   1940 : 396.000
   1941 : 1.920.000
   1942 : 4.480.000
   1943 : 2.800.000
   1944 : 1.440.000
   1946 : 1.632.000
   1947 : 2.880.000   Entire issue reportedly melted down except for a few specimens

Notes:
1_ the 1927 date is the most common.
2_ struck 1947: only 5 known the entire issue was to be melted down.
3_1927 Mintage: 66 pcs.  Proof