1978 Bahamas 5th Anniversary of Independence $100 Gold Proof Coin
In 1978, the Bahamas issued a gold coin to celebrate it's 5th Anniversary of Independence.
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Independence of the Bahamas
The Bahamas is a small island country. It was a part of the British Colony from 1718 up until 1973, when the British House of Lords voted to give it it's independence.
The Bahamas was declared an independent country on 10th July, 1973. It is officially called the Commonwealth of the Bahamas.
The obverse of the coin features the national arms - "COMMONWEALTH OF THE BAHAMAS 1978". The reverse shows Prince Charles with the text, "FIFTH ANNIVERSARY OF INDEPENDENCE 10 JULY 1973. 1978".
The coin is struck with a proof finish and has a mintage of 3,275.
AGW = Actual gold content weight in troy ounces.
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Bahamian Silver and Base Metal Coins
For silver and base metal coins of Bahamas, please look at our original Chard Coins website.
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