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Coin: One Dollar 1966
Description

CountryBahamas CurrencyBahamian Dollar
Face value1 (x Dollar) TypeOne Dollar (Silver)
Year1966 CurrentYes
Mintage181,000 (181000)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Royal Mint No mint mark 181,000 (181000)
Material0.800 Silver Designer
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II EffigyPortrait by Arnold Machin (Second Portrait)
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)34 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)18.4000
Obverse

Diademed bust of Queen Elizabeth II right (effigy by Arnold Machin, known as the "Second portrait"); around, ELIZABETH II BAHAMA ISLANDS.

Obverse inscription ELIZABETH II BAHAMA ISLANDS
Reverse

At centre above wreath of sea-weed, a conch shell and a small fish; above, between an inner beaded half-circle and beaded outer full circle, the denomination and date, ONE · DOLLAR · 1966.

Reverse inscriptionONE · DOLLAR · 1966
EdgeMilled Edge inscriptionNone
Notes

Krause lists mintage of 406,000.

One Dollar 1966: Photos
One Dollar 1966: Photo Bahamas 1 Dollar 1966
Bahamas 1 Dollar 1966
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One Dollar 1966: Photo Bahamas 1 Dollar 1966
Bahamas 1 Dollar 1966
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One Dollar 1966: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBahamas KM# 8
One Dollar 1966: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Mint
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Mintage
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