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Coin: One Cent 1971
Description

CountryBahamas CurrencyBahamian Dollar
Face value1 (x Cent) TypeOne Cent (Brass)
Year1971 CurrentYes
Mintage1,038,000 (1.0 million)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Franklin Mint Letters FM 1,038,000 (1.0 million)
MaterialBrass Designer
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II EffigyPortrait by Arnold Machin (Second Portrait)
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)19.0500 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)3.1300
Obverse

Diademed bust of Queen Elizabeth II right (portrait by Arnold Machin, known as the "Second portrait"). Around above, COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMA ISLANDS; around below, ELIZABETH II.

Obverse inscription COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMA ISLANDS ELIZABETH II
Reverse

At centre, a sea star (starfish); around, · ONE CENT · 1971. The mint mark is between the starfish and the date.

Reverse inscription· ONE CENT · 1971
EdgePlain Edge inscriptionNone
One Cent 1971: Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
Proof 31,000 (included in main number)
One Cent 1971: Photos
One Cent 1971: Photo Bahamas 1971-FM cent
Bahamas 1971-FM cent
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One Cent 1971: Photo Bahamas 1971-FM cent
Bahamas 1971-FM cent
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One Cent 1971: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBahamas KM# 16
One Cent 1971: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Mint
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Mintage
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Varieties Proof
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Bahamas 1971-FM cent - CoinFactsWiki
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