Bahamas 2000 10 cents
This specimen is one of a type struck for the Bahamas 1974-2000. In 1974 the bust of the queen was dropped in favor of the arms of the Bahamas. The Franklin Mint produced this denomination 1971-85. The animal featured on the reverse is the bonefish.
Recorded mintage: unknown but common.
Specification: 5.13 g, copper-nickel, 23.5 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM 61.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 47th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.