Coin: "False" Shekel
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Loaned by Jewish Cultural Reconstruction, Inc.
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Jewish. Coin: "False" Shekel, mid-20th century. Silver, Diameter: 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Loaned by Jewish Cultural Reconstruction, Inc., L50.26.15. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, L50.26.15_view1_PS2.jpg)
overall, L50.26.15_view1_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2005
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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.]
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