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Denomination: 1 Sheqel

Size: 135 x 76 mm

Dominant Color: Purple

Obverse: Portrait of Sir Moshe Montefiori: the "Mishkanot Shaananim quarter in Jerusalem with the windmill: the denomination "One Sheqel" and "Bank of Israel" in Hebrew.

Reverse: Jaffa Gate in the Old City of Jerusalem; "Bank of Israel" in Hebrew, English and Arabic.

Watermark: Profile of Moshe Montefiori

Sign for the blind: Two black dots in the lower left-hand corner of the front

Color of Numbering: Black

Governor of the Bank Arnon Gafni
Chairman of the Advisory Council David Horowitz

Design: Paul Kor, Adrian Senger

Printer: JEZ (w/o Imprint)

Note Dated: 1978 / 5738

Date of Issue: February 24, 1980

Issuing Bank: Bank of Israel

Series: Sheqel Series

Demonetized: September 4, 1986

Pick Number: P-043