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5 Cents - Elizabeth II

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

© Joseph Kunnappally

Features

Country The Bahamas
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,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Schön# 2
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

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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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1966  2,571,000 0.94 0.36 0.49 0.49 0.49 58%
1968  600,000 0.49 0.49 20%
1969  2,026,000 0.23 0.26 0.50 0.72 0.74 46%
1969  75,000 2.0% Proof
1970  25,722 1.90 4%
1970  22,827 0.69 3% Proof

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