Pick: #6 , The Banknote Book: B101
Palestine. Palestine Currency Board. 1927-1945 Issues. 500 mils Type 1927. Date: Varieties. Dimensions: 126 x 76 mm. Watermark: Olive sprig. Material: Paper. No security thread. Printer: Thomas De La Rue & Company, Limited (TDLR), London, England. Front: Polychrome printing predominantly purple, green, brown and pale yellow. Description of the front: Border frame with guilloche patterns. View of the Rachel’s Tomb at north of Bethlehem. Series and numbering in black. Texts in Arabic, English and Hebrew. Signatures: Varieties (Members of the Palestine Currency Board). Description of the back: Background with rosettes and guilloche patterns. Texts in Arabic, English and Hebrew. Tower of David (Migdal David) citadel in Jerusalem. The photo note was unsold at Stack’s Bowers in August 2012 (Reserve price: $2,500.00), Philadelphia Live Auction (lot # 20276). Graded PMG 45 EPQ. Demonetized 16.09.1948.