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Coin type: Fifty Cents (Silver)
Description

Composition: 0.925 silver (0.3433 oz ASW).

CountryBritish Honduras CurrencyBritish Honduras Dollar
Sub-type ofFifty Cents Sub-types
Face value50 (x Cent)
Years produced1894 - 1919 CurrentNo (demonetised 1981)
Material0.925 Silver DesignerGeorge W. de Saulles
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm) Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)11.6200
Obverse

Effigy of the ruling monarch, legend.

Obverse inscriptionLegend of the ruling monarch
Reverse

At centre within a circle of beads in two lines, 50 / CENTS; around within three equal compartments, BRITISH HONDURAS and the date.

Reverse inscription50 CENTS BRITISH HONDURAS [year]
EdgeMilled Edge inscriptionNone
Fifty Cents (Silver): Photos

Coin - 50 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1894
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Notes: Common reverse (1894 - 1919).
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Coin - 50 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1894
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: Queen Victoria (1894 - 1919).
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Coin - 50 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1906
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Notes: King Edward VII (1906 - 1907).
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Coin - 50 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1911
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
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Notes: King George V (1911 - 1919).
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List of 8 coins of type: Fifty Cents (Silver) from British Honduras
NameMintageReignEffigyLegend
Fifty Cents 1894 38,000 Queen Victoria Portrait by Leonard Charles Wyon (Young crowned head) VICTORIA QUEEN
Fifty Cents 1895 36,500 Queen Victoria Portrait by Leonard Charles Wyon (Young crowned head) VICTORIA QUEEN
Fifty Cents 1897 20,000 Queen Victoria Portrait by Leonard Charles Wyon (Young crowned head) VICTORIA QUEEN
Fifty Cents 1901 10,030 Queen Victoria Portrait by Leonard Charles Wyon (Young crowned head) VICTORIA QUEEN
Fifty Cents 1906 15,000 King Edward VII Portrait by George William de Saulles (Crowned Bust) EDWARD VII KING & EMPEROR
Fifty Cents 1907 19,000 King Edward VII Portrait by George William de Saulles (Crowned Bust) EDWARD VII KING & EMPEROR
Fifty Cents 1911 12,000 King George V Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust) GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
Fifty Cents 1919 40,000 King George V Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust) GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
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