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5 Cents - Elizabeth II

5 Cents - Elizabeth II -  obverse5 Cents - Elizabeth II -  reverse

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Features

Country The Bahamas
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1966-1970
Value 5 Cents
0.05 BSD = 0.05 USD
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 3.87 g
Diameter 21.00 mm
Thickness 1.44 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 3,
  • 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# 2
  • 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

Bust of the Queen Elizabeth the II turned to the right.

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

Pineapple (Ananas comosus) above garland.

Lettering:
FIVE CENTS
19 69

Engraver: Arnold Machin

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

Edge

Plain

Comments

The obverse of this coin also comes muled with the reverse of a New Zealand 2 cent coin, KM#32. This undated 1967 error is listed as New Zealand KM#33.

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1966  2,571,000 0.38 0.11 0.26 0.72 0.26 0.53 59%
1968  600,000 0.19 0.17 0.21 21%
1969  2,026,000 0.08 0.12 0.27 0.47 0.77 0.77 46%
1969  75,000 1.09 1.9% Proof
1970  25,722 1.92 4% In sets only
1970  22,827 1.18 3% Proof

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