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F (CBS 8850): obverse and reverse should be inverted (the reverse is clearly convex).
In Filastin coins had a characteristic outer circle of striations on the obverse, followed by coins with inscriptions around the edge on both obverse and reverse.
The inside of the folder has an enlarged partial image of the coin's reverse (tails side), with smaller images of the coin's obverse and reverse, and information about the 50[sup.