10 Cents - Elizabeth II 2nd portrait

10 Cents - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait) -  obverse10 Cents - Elizabeth II (2nd portrait) -  reverse

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Features

Issuer The Bahamas
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1966-1970
Value 10 Cents
0.10 BSD = USD 0.10
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Copper-nickel (75% Copper, 25% Nickel)
Weight 5.54 g
Diameter 23.50 mm
Thickness 1.70 mm
Shape Scalloped (with 12 notches)
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 905
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 4,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 5 more volumes.
Schön# 3
Gerhard Schön; 2018. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (46. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Bust of Queen Elizabeth II turned facing right.

Script: Latin

Lettering: ELIZABETH II BAHAMA ISLANDS

Engraver: Arnold Machin

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

Reverse

Two Bonefish (Albula vulpes) with the date above and the value below

Script: Latin

Lettering:
1969
TEN CENTS

Engraver: Arnold Machin

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

Edge

Plain

Mints

Royal Mint (Tower Hill), London, United Kingdom (1810-1975)
Royal Mint, Llantrisant, United Kingdom (1968-date)
The Franklin Mint, Wawa, Pennsylvania, United States (1964-date)

Comments

Of the coins dated 1966: 1,173,000 were minted in 1966, 550,000 were minted in 1967, and 250,000 were minted in 1968. All were minted in London.
Of the coins dated 1969: 1,000,000 were minted in 1969 in London and 1,000,000 were minted in 1970 in London and Llantrisant.
Of the proof coins dated 1969: 10,381 were minted in London and 20,000 were minted in 1970 in London and Llantrisant.

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1966  2 198 000 $ 0.04 $ 0.35 $ 0.35 $ 0.35 $ 0.52 $ 0.57 $ 0.68 54% Minted in 1966-1968; London Mint
1968  550 000 $ 0.45 $ 0.45 $ 1.18 22% Minted in 1969; London Mint
1969  2 026 000 $ 0.10 $ 0.49 $ 0.49 $ 0.49 $ 0.84 45% Minted in 1969-1970; London and Llantrisant Mints
1969  10 000 2% Minted in 1969-1970; London and Llantrisant Mints; Proof
1970  26 843 $ 0.79 $ 1.32 $ 1.68 4% Franklin Mint
1970  22 827 $ 1.40 4% Franklin Mint; Proof

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