The dollar is the official currency in the Bahamas since 1966, when it replaced the pound 7 years before the nation’s independence. Notes with denominations of ½ 1, 3, 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100 dollars were introduced during the first transition. Since 2016 a new banknote series has been submitted, updating security features and colors.
Currently are circulating banknotes with denominations ½ 1, 3, 5, 10, 20, 50 and 100 dollars.
The 100 Dollars note front features Queen Elizabeth II (Queen of the United Kingdom and 15 other commonwealth realms.). The reverse note side has The Blue marlin (Makaira nigricans). This note is part of the 2005 – 2015 series horizontal format and, its color is purple, blue, green, and mauve. (156 x 67 mm)
Text: One Hundred Dollars, The Central Bank of the Bahamas, These notes are legal tender under the Central Bank of The Bahamas Act 2000 for the payment of any amount One Hundred Dollars, $100 Fifty Dollars, map of The Bahamas, Governor, Blue Marlin (Makaira nigricans), Flamingo (Phoenicopterus ruber), Queen Elizabeth II, 100.