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1 Fils - Isa

1 Fils - Isa -  obverse1 Fils - Isa -  reverse

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Features

Country Bahrain
Emir Isa bin Salman Al Khalifa (1961-1999)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1385-1386 (1965-1967)
Calendar Islamic (Hijri)
Value 1 Fils
0.001 BHD = 0.0027 USD
Currency Dinar (1965-date)
Composition Bronze
Weight 1.5 g
Diameter 15 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 1,
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.
Schön# 1
  • Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461840.
  • Helmut Kahnt, Günter Schön; 2016. Weltmünzkatalog 19. Jahrhundert: 1801-1900 (17. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461185.
  • Gerhard Schön, Sebastian Krämer; 2017. Weltmünzkatalog 21. Jahrhundert: 2001-2016 (3. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461383.

Obverse

Palm tree within inner circle. State name in Arabic at the top, and both Islamic and Gregorian dates in Arabic at the bottom.

Lettering:
حُكُومَة البَحرَين
١٣٨٥ - ١٩٦٥

Translation:
Government of Bahrain
1965 - 1385

Reverse

Denomination in Arabic, and state name in English below.

Lettering:
١
فلس
BAHRAIN

Translation:
1 Fils
Bahrain

Edge

Smooth

Mint

Royal Mint, London, United Kingdom

Comments

Proof Set (KM#PS2):

© Zameer Abubakar

Note: Krause is very confusing about the mintage and sets of the 1965 proof issues:
- They list the mintage of the proof issues as 12,000 and the same mintage number for KM#PS1.
- They also list the same coins in another set KM#PS2 with mintage of 20,000; so the mintage doesn't match.
- Also, it's mentioned that KM#PS1 includes KM#1-6 & 8 and is dated 1965 although KM#8 is dated 1968.
- KM#PS2 has been mentioned in Krause up to its 2016 edition, but not mentioned in the latest 2017 edition (unknown if it's done purposely or by mistake)
- KM#PS2 is found commonly online, however, no single picture can be found of KM#PS1.
- Only the 2nd set is listed below (with the mintage associated with it on Krause) until further information can be found about the total mintage and the existence of the 1st set.
To confuse matters more, some of the 8-coin proof sets,have the 1 fils dated 1386-1966, rather than 1385-1965.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1385 (1965)  1,500,000 0.60 0.21 74% ١٣٨٥ - ١٩٦٥
1385 (1965)  20,000 3% ١٣٨٥ - ١٩٦٥ Proof Sets (KM#PS2)
1386 (1966)  1,500,000 0.56 27% ١٣٨٦ - ١٩٦٦
1386 (1967)  3% ١٣٨٦ - ١٩٦٦ Proof Sets

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