Jewish. <em>Coin: "False" Shekel</em>, mid-20th century. Silver, Diameter: 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm). Assigned to the Brooklyn Museum by Jewish Cultural Reconstruction, Inc., L50.26.15. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, L50.26.15_view1_PS2.jpg)

Coin: "False" Shekel


Medium: Silver

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:mid-20th century

Dimensions: Diameter: 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm)


Accession Number: L50.26.15

Image: L50.26.15_view1_PS2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Coin, silver, "false" Shekel, both sides inscribed in Hebrew: one side "Jerusalem", second side "symbol of Israel" with cup of wine filled with flames. [See catalogue sheet in Decorative Arts departmental files for Hebrew translation.] Condition: Good.

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