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Coin: One Cent 1969

CountryBahamas CurrencyBahamian Dollar
Face value1 (x Cent) TypeOne Cent (Nickel-Brass)
Year1969 CurrentYes
Mintage4,046,000 (4.0 million)
NameMint markMintage
Royal Mint No mint mark 4,046,481 (4.0 million)
MaterialNickel-Brass (Neusilber) Designer
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II EffigyPortrait by Arnold Machin (Second Portrait)
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)22.5000 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)4.1600

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


At centre, a sea star (starfish); around, · ONE CENT · 1969.

Reverse inscription· ONE CENT · 1969
EdgePlain Edge inscriptionNone
One Cent 1969: Known varieties
Proof 10,481 (included in main number)
One Cent 1969: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBahamas KM# 2
One Cent 1969: References to Information Used
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Mint
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Mintage Proof mintage
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Mintage
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Varieties Proof
One Cent 1969: Some useful external links
Museums Victoria: Coin - 1 Cent, Bahamas, 1969
American Bullion Inc. - Free Gold Guide
American Bullion Inc. - Free Gold Guide
List of all (36) coins of type: Bahamas / One Cent
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