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Coin: One Dollar 1972
Description

CountryBahamas CurrencyBahamian Dollar
Face value1 (x Dollar) TypeOne Dollar (Silver)
Year1972 CurrentYes
Mintage53,000 (53000)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Franklin Mint Letters FM 53,000 (53000)
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 and draped bust of Queen Elizabeth II facing right (effigy known as the "Second portrait", by Arnold Machin); around above, COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMA ISLANDS; around below, ELIZABETH II.

Obverse inscription OMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMA ISLANDS ELIZABETH II
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 · 1972. The mint mark is under the wreath of sea-weed.

Reverse inscriptionONE · DOLLAR · 1972
EdgeMilled Edge inscriptionNone
One Dollar 1972: Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
Proof 35,000 (included in main number)
One Dollar 1972: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBahamas KM# 22
One Dollar 1972: 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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List of all (24) coins of type: Bahamas / One Dollar
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