Banknotes & Coins

Bahamian Coins

One Cent Coin

A round coin measuring 17mm in diameter, 1.58mm in thickness with a smooth edge, bearing on the obverse the coat-of-arms of The Bahamas together with the words "Commonwealth of The Bahamas" which forms a crown around the coat-of-arms. Below the coat-of-arms is the date. On the reverse are images of a starfish together with the text "1 cent"

Five Cent Coin

The Bahamas five cent circulation coin is round, measuring 21 mm in diameter with a smooth edge, bearing on the obverse the Coat-of-Arms of the Bahamas together with the words "Commonwealth of The Bahamas" which forms a crown around the Coat-of-Arms. Below the Coat-of-Arms is the date. On the reverse is a pineapple together with the words "Five Cents".

Ten Cent Coin

A scalloped coin measuring 23.50 mm in diameter, 1.80 mm in thickness, bearing on the obverse the Coat of Arms of the Bahamas together with the words “Commonwealth of The Bahamas” which forms a crown around the Coat of Arms.  Below the Coat of Arms is the date.  On the reverse are two bonefish swimming, together with the text “10 CENTS”.

Fifteen Cent Coin

The Bahamas fifteen cent circulation coin is square, measuring 21.5 mm across the flats, with a smooth edge, bearing on the obverse the Coat-of-Arms of The Bahamas together with the words "Commonwealth of The Bahamas" which forms a crown around the Coat-of-Arms. Below the Coat-of-Arms is the date. The obverse features the Hibiscus together with the words "Fifteen Cents".

Twenty-five Cent Coin

The Bahamas twenty-five cent coin is round measuring 24.26 mm in diameter with a serrated edge, bearing on the obverse the Coat-of-Arms of The Bahamas together with the words "Commonwealth of The Bahamas" which forms a crown around the Coat-of-Arms. Below the Coat-of-Arms is the date. On the reverse is a Native Sloop together with the words "Twenty-five Cents".

Banknotes