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Banknotes from The Bahamas

The Commonwealth of The Bahamas is a country located on the Lucayan Archipelago north of Cuba and east of Florida. It has an advanced economy based on financial offshoring and tourism. The Bahamas became a British Crown Colony in 1718, after the islands mainly served as a hideout for pirates the century before. It became self-ruling in 1964 and fully independent in 1973. The Bahamas replaced the British Pound with its own Dollar at par with the U.S. Dollar in 1966. Because the exchange rate was set at 7 Shillings per Dollar, coins of 15 Cents and banknotes of 3 Dollars were introduced because they were roughly worth a Shilling and a Pound respectively. The Bahamas have a population of 400,000.
Wikidata: Q778

See also: Eastern Caribbean States

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Pound (Before 1966)

4 Shillings
(1936-1953)

Standard banknote
151 × 83 mm
P# 9
4 Shillings
(1953)

Standard banknote
P# 13
4 Shillings
(1930)

Standard banknote
151 × 83 mm
P# 5

Dollar (1966-date)

100 Cents = 1 Dollar

½ Dollar
1965

Standard banknote
157 × 67 mm
P# 17
50 Cents
1974

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 42
Available for swap ½ Dollar
2001

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 68
Available for swap ½ Dollar
2019

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 77А
1 Dollar
1965

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 18
Available for swap 1 Dollar
1968

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 27
Available for swap 1 Dollar
1974

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 35
Available for swap 1 Dollar
(1984)

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 43
Available for swap 1 Dollar
1992

Commemorative note : Quincentennial of First Landfall of Columbus (1492-1992) in America on San Salvador Island
156 × 67 mm
P# 50
Available for swap 1 Dollar
(1992-1995)

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 51
Available for swap 1 Dollar
1996

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 57
Available for swap 1 Dollar
2001

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 69
Available for swap 1 Dollar
2002

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 70
Available for swap 1 Dollar
2008-2015

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 71
Available for swap 1 Dollar
2017

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 77
3 Dollars
1965

Standard banknote
156 × 67 mm
P# 19

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