Britain(?): tallion of "British-Israelite" religious movement, c. late 19th C.; not maker-marked; size: 25.75 x 36.5mm; weight: 10.1g. Obv.: British coat of arms; Heb. leg. below, "Kadosh Israel Malkeinu" (Holy Israel Our Lord). Rev.: Star of David w/Heb. words "Atem Edai" (You are my Witnesses). Believes that Western & Northern Europeans, esp. the British, are direct descendants of the Ten Lost Israelite Tribes, and that the British Royal Family is directly descended from King David. The emblem's devices are ascribed to different Israelite personalities (David, Ephraim, Judah, Joseph).