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Coin: One Cent 1961
Description

CountryBritish Honduras CurrencyBritish Honduras Dollar
Face value1 (x Cent) TypeOne Cent (Scalloped)
Year1961 CurrentNo (demonetised 1981)
Mintage800,000 (800000)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Royal Mint No mint mark 800,000 (800000)
MaterialBronze Designer
MonarchQueen Elizabeth II EffigyPortrait by Cecil Thomas
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeScalloped
Size (mm) Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)
Obverse

Crowned bust of Queen ELIZABETH II facing right; around, QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND; the artist's initials CT (for Cecil Thomas) incuse on the bust truncation.

Obverse inscription QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Reverse

At centre within a circle of twelve leaves, the denomination 1; around above, BRITISH HONDURAS; around below, ONE CENT 1961.

Reverse inscription

1 BRITISH HONDURAS ONE CENT 1961

EdgePlain Edge inscription

None

One Cent 1961: Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
Proof unknown
One Cent 1961: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBritish Honduras KM# 30
One Cent 1961: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Museums Victoria Collections 2016 Coin description
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Mint
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Mintage
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Varieties Proof
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