One Cent 1966, Coin from Bahamas - detailed information

One Cent 1966, Coin from Bahamas
CoinOne Cent 1966

MintRoyal Mint Mintage7,087,000
Obverse
Bahamas / One Cent 1966 - obverse photo

Crowned and draped young bust of Queen Elizabeth II facing right (effigy known as the "Second Portrait", by Arnold Machin).

The Queen wears the "Girls of Great Britain and Ireland" diamond tiara, a wedding gift from Queen Mary (Her Majesty's grandmother) in 1947 - which she also has on the Rank-Broadley and the Gottwald portraits.

Around, the monarch's legend: ELIZABETH II BAHAMA ISLANDS.

Obverse Inscription ELIZABETH II BAHAMA ISLANDS
Reverse
Bahamas / One Cent 1966 - reverse photo

At centre, a sea star (starfish); around, the value, denomination and date: · ONE CENT · 1966.

Reverse Inscription · ONE CENT · 1966
EdgePlainEdge InscriptionNone
Notes

Krause lists mintage of 7,312,000.

One Cent 1966: References to Information Used
All (36) Coins of Country: Bahamas, Type: One Cent
Coin NameMintageEffigyLegend
One Cent 1966 7,087,000 Portrait by Arnold Machin (Second Portrait) ELIZABETH II BAHAMA ISLANDS
One Cent 1968 800,000 Portrait by Arnold Machin (Second Portrait) ELIZABETH II BAHAMA ISLANDS
One Cent 1969 4,046,481 Portrait by Arnold Machin (Second Portrait) ELIZABETH II BAHAMA ISLANDS
One Cent 1970 148,000 Portrait by Arnold Machin (Second Portrait) ELIZABETH II BAHAMA ISLANDS
One Cent 1971 1,038,000 Portrait by Arnold Machin (Second Portrait) COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMA ISLANDS ELIZABETH II
One Cent 1972 1,072,000 Portrait by Arnold Machin (Second Portrait) COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMA ISLANDS ELIZABETH II
One Cent 1973 8,075,000 Portrait by Arnold Machin (Second Portrait) COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMA ISLANDS ELIZABETH II
One Cent 1974 176,000 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1974
One Cent 1975 92,845 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1975
One Cent 1976 84,453 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1976
One Cent 1977 3,071,713 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1977
One Cent 1978 67,698 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1978
One Cent 1979 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1979
One Cent 1980 4,002,084 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1980
One Cent 1981 5,001,980 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1981
One Cent 1982 5,001,217 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1982
One Cent 1983 8,001,020 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1983
One Cent 1984 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1984
One Cent 1985 12,007,500 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1985
One Cent 1987 12,000,000 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1987
One Cent 1989 12,000,000 COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1989
One Cent 1990 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1990
One Cent 1991 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1991
One Cent 1992 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1992
One Cent 1995 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1995
One Cent 1996 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1996
One Cent 1997 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1997
One Cent 1998 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1998
One Cent 1999 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1999
One Cent 2000 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 2000
One Cent 2001 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 2001
One Cent 2004 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 2004
One Cent 2006 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 2006
One Cent 2007 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 2007
One Cent 2009 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 2009
One Cent 2014 unknown COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 2014
One Cent 1966: Details
CountryBahamas
CurrencyBahamian Dollar
Coin TypeOne Cent (Nickel-Brass)
Issued1966
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II
EffigyPortrait by Arnold Machin (Second Portrait)
Face Value1 (x Cent)
Mintage7,087,000
CurrentYes
MaterialNickel-Brass (Neusilber)
Designer
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)22.5000
Mass (g)4.1600
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One Cent 1966: Photos
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Bahamas, Elizabeth II, Cent, 1966
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Bahamas, Elizabeth II, Cent, 1966
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One Cent 1966: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBahamas KM# 2