Fifteen Cents, Coin Type from Bahamas - detailed information

Fifteen Cents, Coin Type from Bahamas (issued 1966 - )
Coin TypeFifteen Cents

A square coin with a smooth edge and rounded corners weighing 6.48g, measuring 21.5mm across the flats, and 2.17mm in thickness, bearing on the obverse the Coat-of-Arms of The Bahamas together with the words "Commonwealth of The Bahamas" which form a crown around the Coat-of-Arms. Below the Coat-of-Arms is the year that the coin was minted. On the reverse is a depiction of a Hibiscus flower, together with the text "FIFTEEN CENTS".

Composition: 75% copper, 25% nickel.

Obverse
Bahamas / Fifteen Cents - obverse photo

Obverse Inscription
Reverse
Bahamas / Fifteen Cents - reverse photo

Reverse Inscription FIFTEEN CENTS
EdgePlainEdge InscriptionNone
Coin Type: Fifteen Cents - (24) Coins
Coin NameMintageEffigyLegend
Fifteen Cents 1966 625,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Second Portrait ELIZABETH II BAHAMA ISLANDS
Fifteen Cents 1969 1,036,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Second Portrait ELIZABETH II BAHAMA ISLANDS
Fifteen Cents 1970 51,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Second Portrait ELIZABETH II BAHAMA ISLANDS
Fifteen Cents 1971 44,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Second Portrait COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMA ISLANDS ELIZABETH II
Fifteen Cents 1972 46,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Second Portrait COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMA ISLANDS ELIZABETH II
Fifteen Cents 1973 49,000 Queen Elizabeth II - Second Portrait COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMA ISLANDS ELIZABETH II
Fifteen Cents 1974 109,000 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1974
Fifteen Cents 1975 36,345 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1975
Fifteen Cents 1976 27,953 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1976
Fifteen Cents 1977 15,213 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1977
Fifteen Cents 1978 11,198 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1978
Fifteen Cents 1979 (Proof only) 2,053 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1979
Fifteen Cents 1980 (Proof only) 2,084 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1980
Fifteen Cents 1981 (Proof only) 1,980 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1981
Fifteen Cents 1982 (Proof only) 1,217 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1982
Fifteen Cents 1983 (Proof only) 1,020 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1983
Fifteen Cents 1984 (Proof only) 1,036 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1984
Fifteen Cents 1985 (Proof only) 7,500 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1985
Fifteen Cents 1989 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1989
Fifteen Cents 1991 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1991
Fifteen Cents 1992 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1992
Fifteen Cents 1996 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1996
Fifteen Cents 1998 (Proof only) unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1998
Fifteen Cents 2005 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 2005
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Fifteen Cents: Details
CountryBahamas
CurrencyBahamian Dollar
From1966
Face Value15 (x Cent)
CurrentYes
MaterialCuproNickel
Designer
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeSquare
Size21.500 mm
Thickness2.170 mm
Mass6.480 g
Fifteen Cents: Photos
ImageDetails
Bahamas, Elizabeth II, 15 Cents, 1992
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Bahamas, Elizabeth II, 15 Cents, 1992
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