2005 Bahamas Quarter

Discussion in 'Coin Chat' started by Jinxe, May 31, 2020.

  1. Jinxe

    Jinxe New and curious

    I just want to thank everyone for their advice and knowledge, I’m having a great time on this site. I figured I’d show some other coins I’ve managed to find. This one is from 2005, and is a Bahamas 25 cent piece :) D5B8AB49-86E0-4259-9177-6B4C10865331.jpeg D0E23138-AF47-460D-8255-6115F5DFB32F.jpeg
     
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  3. jlblonde

    jlblonde Señor Member

    Just found this out recently...The reverse side represents the famous Bahama Yacht races. The Nassau Yacht Club was founded in 1931.
     
  4. MeowtheKitty

    MeowtheKitty Well-Known Member

    All that just makes Meow think of the Flying Saucer in Thunderball.
     
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  5. furryfrog02

    furryfrog02 Well-Known Member

    Interesting. I didn't know that about the yacht race. I find these fairly often in the coinstar reject cup at my local grocery store. Someone is having way more fun than me.
     
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  6. Jinxe

    Jinxe New and curious

    @jlblonde that’s pretty cool! Glad to be learning so much about these :)
     
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  7. jlblonde

    jlblonde Señor Member

    Yes..."Someone" is yachting and sunning themselves to a golden or bronze colour.
     
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  8. furryfrog02

    furryfrog02 Well-Known Member

    And then coming back to my crappy town to dump their change in the coinstar lol.
     
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  9. jlblonde

    jlblonde Señor Member

    Envy not...my dear fellow. Not only did they lose the exchange of a valuable(?) 2 bit coin(s), but they were also charged 10% for the CoinStar usage...and perhaps their yacht sank with all their riches...
     
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  10. furryfrog02

    furryfrog02 Well-Known Member

    Fingers crossed haha.
     
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  11. Jinxe

    Jinxe New and curious

    Making me wish I was on vacation right now tanning in the sun haha promise I won’t use your coinstar though @furryfrog02
     
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  12. paddyman98

    paddyman98 Let me burst your bubble! Supporter

    FYI - There is a World Coins forum on CoinTalk
     
  13. Collecting Nut

    Collecting Nut Borderline Hoarder

    There are a number of nice designs on Bahamas coinages. We get dead presidents.
     
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