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Other sea creatures on coins
« on: January 28, 2013, 08:02:32 PM »
This topic is for those creatures that are not found in the topics below:

1] Crabs on coins

2] Dolphins and whales on coins

3] Fish on coins   (Includes seahorses).

4] Lobsters and crayfish

5] Octopuses and squids

6] Seashells and conches on coins

7] Turtles and tortoises on coins

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Re: Other sea creatures on coins
« Reply #1 on: January 28, 2013, 08:02:54 PM »


Bahamas, 1 cent, 1966.  Starfish.

A starfish is not really a fish - it is an echinoderm.
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Re: Other sea creatures on coins
« Reply #2 on: January 28, 2013, 08:03:15 PM »


Bahamas, 1 cent, 1975.  Starfish.

See also: Bahamian Variations

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Re: Other sea creatures on coins
« Reply #3 on: January 28, 2013, 08:03:42 PM »


Bahamas, 1 cent, 2009 and 2006.



A larger image of the 2006-dated 1 cent coin.

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Re: Other sea creatures on coins
« Reply #4 on: January 28, 2013, 08:04:13 PM »
Cayman Islands, 5 cents.  Prawn.
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Re: Other sea creatures on coins
« Reply #5 on: January 28, 2013, 08:04:45 PM »
Iceland, 50 aurar.  Prawn.
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Re: Other sea creatures on coins
« Reply #6 on: January 28, 2013, 08:05:48 PM »
Cabinda, 1 centavo, 2008.  Prawn.  This is not a coin but a fantasy piece.

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Re: Other sea creatures on coins
« Reply #7 on: July 21, 2013, 07:17:36 PM »
Canada, 50 cents (gold), 2013.   Starfish: design by Emily Damstra.

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Re: Other sea creatures on coins
« Reply #8 on: December 01, 2018, 05:14:26 PM »
Bahamas, $10, 1984.  A sand dollar.

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Re: Other sea creatures on coins
« Reply #9 on: December 01, 2018, 05:28:36 PM »
Palau, $1, 2017.  Sand dollar. A silver collector coin.