25 Cents - Elizabeth II 2nd portrait

25 Cents - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait) - obverse25 Cents - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait) - reverse

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Features

Issuer Bermuda
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-2022)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1970-1985
Value 25 Cents
0.25 BMD = USD 0.25
Currency Dollar (1970-date)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 5.92 g
Diameter 24 mm
Thickness 1.6 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 3215
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 18,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.
Schön# 18
Gerhard Schön; 2022. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Crowned bust Queen Elizabeth II facing right.

Script: Latin

Lettering: BERMUDA ELIZABETH II

Engraver: Arnold Machin Read more on Wikipedia

Arnold Machin O.B.E., R.A. was a British artist, sculptor, coin and stamp designer.

Reverse

White-tailed Tropic bird in flight, denomination above, date below.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
TWENTY-FIVE CENTS
1981

Engraver: Michael Rizzello Read more on Wikipedia

Michael Gaspard Rizzello OBE was a sculptor and designer. Rizzello was born in London of Italian parents. His father was a tailor. He attended the London Oratory School and did not want to follow his father's profession. He enlisted in the army in 1944, and was demobbed in 1948. He was a good baritone singer and had to choose between music and drawing; he chose the latter. He attended the Royal College of Art winning both the Drawing Prize and Travelling Scholarship in Sculpture. This led to study in Italy, sculpture in Rome for two years, and he was awarded the Prix de Rome 1951 for Sculpture. He began his career making wax heads for Madame Tussauds. He served an unprecedented term of two 5-year periods as President of the Royal Society of British Sculptors. His public statuary includes Dancer with Ribbon in Oxford Street, London. His David Lloyd George stands in Cathays Park, Cardiff, and other portrait busts include Nelson Mandela.

Edge

Milled

Mint

Royal Mint, Llantrisant, United Kingdom (1968-date)

Comments

The species that occurs in Bermuda, Phaethon lepturus catsbyii is the Western Atlantic sub-species of Phaethon lepturus, which is globally distributed. Threatened by introduced predators and habitat destruction, it is currently actively protected.


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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1970  1 500 000 $ 0.15 $ 0.15 $ 0.41 $ 0.81 $ 0.81 $ 1.40 40%
1970  11 000 $ 4.80 0.9% Proof
1973  1 000 000 $ 0.26 $ 0.42 $ 0.71 $ 0.71 $ 0.89 $ 1.30 23%
1979  570 000 $ 0.23 $ 0.53 11%
1980  1 120 000 $ 0.30 $ 0.53 14%
1981  2 200 000 $ 0.30 $ 0.30 $ 0.39 $ 0.95 $ 1.00 $ 1.40 33%
1982  160 000 4%
1983  600 000 $ 0.45 11%
1983  6 474 $ 2.10 0.9% Proof
1984  400 000 $ 0.38 $ 1.10 8%
1985  412 500 $ 0.32 $ 0.53 8%

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