Monday, May 18, 2015

BES Islands 1 Dollar 2011


     BES ISLANDS 1 DOLLAR 2011

Introduction of the U.S. Dollar as legal tender.

Diameter   Weight   Metal   Mintage   Date of issue

26 mm      9gr        Brass    50.000        2011

Special commemorative dollars of the BES islands (Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba) celebrating the introduction of the US dollar as legal tender. • Though not accept legal tender banks on these three islands BES dollar can and can in the stores also are paid with. • On the medal stand depicted the three mountains of Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba and three birds: the flamingos, pelicans and tropic bird.