British Honduras: Coin Type Five Cents (Silver) - detailed information

British Honduras: Coin Type Five Cents (Silver) (issued 1894 - 1894)
Coin TypeFive Cents (Silver)

One year type. All later coins were copper-nickel or nickel brass.

Composition: 0.925 silver (0.0346 oz ASW).

Obverse

Diademed head of Queen Victoria facing left; around, VICTORIA QUEEN.

Obverse InscriptionVICTORIA QUEEN
Reverse

At centre within a circle of beads in two lines, 5 / CENTS; around within three compartments, BRITISH HONDURAS 1894.

Reverse Inscription5 CENTS BRITISH HONDURAS 1894
EdgeMilled
Edge InscriptionNone
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Five Cents (Silver): Details
CountryBritish Honduras
CurrencyBritish Honduras Dollar
Sub-type ofFive Cents
From1894
To1894
Face Value5 (x Cent)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1981)
Material0.925 Silver
DesignerGeorge W. de Saulles
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)
Mass (g)1.1620
Five Cents (Silver): Photos
ImageDetails
Proof Coin - 5 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1894
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Author:
Notes: Proof.
Source
Proof Coin - 5 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1894
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: Proof.
Source