Israel coins, medals, and stamps Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
Item 1981.229T
Level of Description
Item

Dates

  • circa 1958 - circa 1977 (Creation)

Notes

  • Scope and Contents

    Approximately 99 coins from the Israel Government Coins and Medals Corporation and the Bank of Israel.  Collection includes: anniversary/commemorative coins, specimen sets, mint sets, and state medals.  Many with description and details of coin on seperate text.  Many with receipt of purchase. In Hebrew and English.

    Small stamp collection featuring the 50th anniversary of Jewish scouting and two stamp sets providing biblical verses, with newspaper clipping from the Jewish Exponent on August 9, 1968.

    Inventory:

    1-2. Two small bronze medals.  They read "Judaea Captive 70 C.E." and "Israel Liberated 1948" on the front and back respectively.

    3. Coin, 1960 proof silver, 1 Lira

    4. Coin, commemorative, 1968 silver, 10 Lirot

    5. State medal, 1959 silver, 5 Lirot

    6. 10th anniversary coin, silver, 10 Lirot

    7. Victory coin, 1967 silver, 10 Lirot

    8. "Let My People Go" coin, silver, 10 Lirot

    9. "Let My People Go" pin, silver

    10. Mikveh Israel coin, 1970 proof silver, 10 Lirot

    11. Pidyon Ha Ben coin, 1970 proof silver, 10 Lirot

    12. Pidyon Ha Ben coin, 1971 proof silver, 10 Lirot

    13. Pidyon Ha Ben coin, 1972 proof silver, 10 Lirot

    14-15. Two chanukah coins, 1958, each 1 Lira

    16. Chanukah coin, 1963 proof, 1 Lira

    17-18. Two chanukah coins, 1961 proof, each 1 Lira

    19-20. Two chanukah coins, 1962 proof, each 1 Lira

    21. Chanukah coin, 1963 proof, 1 Lira

    22. 12th Independence Day coin, 1960 proof silver, 5 Lirot

    23. 13th Independence Day "Bar Mitzvah" coin, 1961 proof, 5 Lirot

    24-25. 18th Independence Day "Am Israel Hai" coins, each 1966 proof silver, each 5 Lirot

    26. 19th Independence Day "Port of Eilat 10th Anniversary" coin, 1967 proof silver, 5 Lirot

    27. 21st Independence Day "Shalom" coin, 1969 proof silver, 10 Lirot

    28. 23rd Independence Day "Science Based Industry" coin, 1971 proof silver, 10 Lirot

    29. 26th Independence Day "Revival of Hebrew" coin, 1974 proof silver, 10 Lirot

    30. Coin (modern buildings), 1960, 1 Lira

    31. Medal (SS Shalom & "King Solomon made a navy of ships"), 1964

    32. Medal ("The First Judeans" & "armed Vanguard of Israel's Sons"), 1967

    33. Medal (menorah & "The Israel Museum")

    34. Medal ("Edmond de Rothschild  Father of the Yishuv and his son James who gave the Knesset its Home")

    35. Medal (Abba Eban), proof bronze

    36. Medal ("The Ghetto Uprisings 20th Anniversary" & "I will give them an everlasting name"), 1963, bronze

    37. Medal ("Tel-Aviv International Trade Fair"), 1964, bronze

    38. Medal (16th Chess Olympiad), 1964, bronze

    39. Medal ("14th Congress Tel-Aviv, 20-26 May" & "Histadrut Israel"), 1964, bronze

    40. Medal (3rd International Bible conference), 1964, bronze

    41. Ancient coin medal ("Ashkelon coin 47 BCE" & "Ashkelon"), sterling

    42. Ancient coin medal ("Coin of Tiberias 101 CE" & "Tiberias"), sterling

    43. Ancient coin medal ("Coin of Caesarea 44 CE" & "Caesarea"), sterling

    44. Ancient coin medal ("Coin of Acre 217-222 CE" & "Acre"), sterling

    45. Ancient coin medal ("Coin of Beit-Shean 189 CE" & "Beit Shean"), sterling

    46. Anicent coin medal ("Nabataean Coin 9-40 CE" & "Avdat"), sterling

    47-59. Thirteen "Season's Greetings" tokens and cards from Israel Government Coins and Medals Corporation

    47-48. Two 25th anniversary "Homage to Israel's Navy" tokens, 1973

    49. "Greetings from Israel" token, 1977

    50. "Homage to the I.A.F." token, 1971

    51. Token, 1967

    52. Coin, 1963, 1 Agora, in goldtone rim

    53. Coin, 1 Agora

    54. 26th anniversary token, 1975

    55. Token, 1968

    56. "Let My People Go" token, 1972

    57. "Israel's 25th Anniversary" token, 1974

    58. "Peace and Prosperity for 1966" token, 1966

    59. Token, 1970

    60. State medal ("Masada shall not fall again" & "We shall remain free men"), sterling

    61. State medal ("I will remember the covenant of their ancestors" & "Israel in homage to the First Ones"), sterling

    62. State medal ("Israel Liberata")

    63. State medal ("Expedition to the Judean Desert Caves 1960" & "Bar Kokhba War 132-135 CE"), sterling

    64. State medal ("Ye Dared to Go Up" & "30th Anniversary of the First Immigrant Runners"), bronze

    65-66. Two coins, each 1962, proof, 1/2 Shekel

    67. Coin, 1964, 5 Lirot

    68. 15th Independence Day coin, 1963, proof, 5 Lirot

    69. 14th Independence Day coin, 1962, proof, 5 Lirot

    70. Coin, 1965, proof, 5 Lirot

    71-72. Two coins commemorating Israel's 20th anniversary, each 1 Agora

    73. Set of six mint proof coins, 1963

    74-75. Two sets of mint proof coins, 1965

    76-77. Two sets of mint proof coins, 1966

    78-80. Three sets of mint proof coins, 1967

    81-85. Five sets of 20th anniversary mint proof coins, 1968

    86-89. Four sets of mint proof coins, 1969

    90-92. Three sets of mint proof coins, 1970

    93. Set of mint proof coins, 1971

    94. Set of mint proof coins, 1974

    95. One wooden display stand

    96-98. Three sets of five stamps of Jerusalem

    99. Three stamps ("50th anniversary of Jewish Scouting")

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