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Detailed information about coin type: Twenty Five Cents from British Honduras:

Coin type: Twenty Five Cents
Description

British Honduras was renamed to Belize in 1973. Later coins of this series are listed under Belize.

CountryBritish Honduras CurrencyBritish Honduras Dollar
Sub-type of Sub-types Twenty Five Cents (Silver)
Twenty Five Cents (CuproNickel)
Face value25 (x Cent)
Years produced1894 - 1973 CurrentNo (demonetised 1981)
Material DesignerGeorge W. de Saulles
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm) Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)
Obverse

Effigy of the ruling monarch, legend.

Obverse inscription

Legend of the ruling monarch

Reverse

At centre within a circle of beads in two lines, 25 / CENTS; around within three equal compartments, BRITISH HONDURAS and the date.

Reverse inscription

25 CENTS BRITISH HONDURAS [year]

EdgeMilled Edge inscription

None

Notes

References to additional information:

[Book] Pridmore, Fred. 1965. The Coins of the British Commonwealth of Nations, Part 3, West Indies.
[Book] Remick, Jerome. 1971. The Guide Book and Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins, pp 79-82

Twenty Five Cents: Photos

Coin - 25 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1897
Copyright: Museum Victoria / CC BY
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Notes: Common reverse (1894 - 1973).
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Coin - 25 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1897
Copyright: Museum Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: Queen Victoria (1894 - 1901).
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Coin - 25 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1906
Copyright: Museum Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: King Edward VII (1906 - 1907).
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Coin - 25 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1911
Copyright: Museum Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: King George V (1911 - 1919).
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Proof Coin - 25 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1952
Copyright: Museum Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: King George VI (1952).
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Proof Coin - 25 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1955
Copyright: Museum Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: Queen Elizabeth II (1955 - 1973).
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List of 21 coins of type: Twenty Five Cents from British Honduras
NameMintageReignEffigyLegend
Twenty Five Cents 1894 48,000 Queen Victoria Portrait by Leonard Charles Wyon (Young crowned head) VICTORIA QUEEN
Twenty Five Cents 1895 47,000 Queen Victoria Portrait by Leonard Charles Wyon (Young crowned head) VICTORIA QUEEN
Twenty Five Cents 1897 40,000 Queen Victoria Portrait by Leonard Charles Wyon (Young crowned head) VICTORIA QUEEN
Twenty Five Cents 1901 20,050 Queen Victoria Portrait by Leonard Charles Wyon (Young crowned head) VICTORIA QUEEN
Twenty Five Cents 1906 30,000 King Edward VII Portrait by George William de Saulles (Crowned Bust) EDWARD VII KING & EMPEROR
Twenty Five Cents 1907 60,000 King Edward VII Portrait by George William de Saulles (Crowned Bust) EDWARD VII KING & EMPEROR
Twenty Five Cents 1911 14,000 King George V Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust) GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
Twenty Five Cents 1919 40,000 King George V Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust) GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
Twenty Five Cents 1952 75,000 King George VI Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Head) KING GEORGE THE SIXTH
Twenty Five Cents 1955 75,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1960 75,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1962 50,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1963 50,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1964 100,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1965 75,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1966 75,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1968 125,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1970 unknown Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1971 150,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1972 200,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1973 100,000 Queen Elizabeth II Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND