British Honduras: Coin Type One Cent - detailed information

British Honduras: Coin Type One Cent (issued 1885 - 1973)
Coin TypeOne Cent

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

Obverse

Effigy of the ruling monarch, legend.

Obverse InscriptionLegend of the ruling monarch
Reverse

Reverse Inscription
EdgePlain
Edge InscriptionNone
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

All Coins of Type: One Cent (43)
Coin NameMintageEffigyLegend
One Cent 1885 72,000 Portrait by Leonard Charles Wyon (Young crowned head) VICTORIA QUEEN
One Cent 1888 100,000 Portrait by Leonard Charles Wyon (Young crowned head) VICTORIA QUEEN
One Cent 1889 50,000 Portrait by Leonard Charles Wyon (Young crowned head) VICTORIA QUEEN
One Cent 1894 50,000 Portrait by Leonard Charles Wyon (Young crowned head) VICTORIA QUEEN
One Cent 1904 50,000 Portrait by George William de Saulles (Crowned Bust) EDWARD VII KING & EMPEROR
One Cent 1906 50,000 Portrait by George William de Saulles (Crowned Bust) EDWARD VII KING & EMPEROR
One Cent 1909 25,000 Portrait by George William de Saulles (Crowned Bust) EDWARD VII KING & EMPEROR
One Cent 1911 25,000 Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust) GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
One Cent 1912 50,000 Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust) GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
One Cent 1913 25,000 Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust) GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
One Cent 1914 175,000 Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust) GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
One Cent 1916 125,000 Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust) GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
One Cent 1918 40,000 Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust) GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
One Cent 1919 50,000 Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust) GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
One Cent 1924 50,000 Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust) GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
One Cent 1926 50,000 Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust) GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
One Cent 1936 40,050 Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust) GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
One Cent 1937 80,000 Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Head) GEORGE VI KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
One Cent 1939 50,000 Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Head) GEORGE VI KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
One Cent 1942 50,000 Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Head) GEORGE VI KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
One Cent 1943 100,000 Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Head) GEORGE VI KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
One Cent 1944 100,000 Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Head) GEORGE VI KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
One Cent 1945 130,000 Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Head) GEORGE VI KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
One Cent 1947 100,000 Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Head) GEORGE VI KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
One Cent 1949 100,000 Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Head) KING GEORGE THE SIXTH
One Cent 1950 50,000 Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Head) KING GEORGE THE SIXTH
One Cent 1951 100,000 Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Head) KING GEORGE THE SIXTH
One Cent 1954 200,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
One Cent 1956 200,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
One Cent 1958 400,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
One Cent 1959 200,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
One Cent 1961 800,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
One Cent 1962 400,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
One Cent 1964 300,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
One Cent 1965 800,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
One Cent 1966 100,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
One Cent 1967 400,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
One Cent 1968 200,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
One Cent 1969 120,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
One Cent 1970 120,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
One Cent 1971 800,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
One Cent 1972 800,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
One Cent 1973 400,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
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One Cent: Details
CountryBritish Honduras
CurrencyBritish Honduras Dollar
Sub-types One Cent (Large)
One Cent (Small)
One Cent (Smaller)
One Cent (Scalloped)
From1885
To1973
Face Value1 (x Cent)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1981)
MaterialBronze
Designer
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeOther
Size (mm)
Mass (g)
One Cent: Photos
ImageDetails
Coin - 1 Cent, British Honduras (Belize), 1888
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: Large cent reverse, circle of beads (1885 - 1913).
Source
Proof Coin - 1 Cent, British Honduras (Belize), 1937
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: Small and smaller cent reverse, circle of leaves (1914 - 1954).
Source
Proof Coin - 1 Cent, British Honduras (Belize), 1956
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: Scalloped shape (1956 - 1973).
Source
Coin - 1 Cent, British Honduras (Belize), 1888
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: Queen Victoria (1885 - 1894).
Source
Coin - 1 Cent, British Honduras (Belize), 1904
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: King Edward VII (1904 - 1909).
Source
Coin - 1 Cent, British Honduras (Belize), 1911
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: King George V (1911 - 1936).
Source
Proof Coin - 1 Cent, British Honduras (Belize), 1937
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: King George VI, Emperor of India (1937 - 1947).
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Proof Coin - 1 Cent, British Honduras (Belize), 1949
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: King George VI (1949 - 1951).
Source
Proof Coin - 1 Cent, British Honduras (Belize), 1954
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: Queen Elizabeth II, small round cent (1954).
Source
Proof Coin - 1 Cent, British Honduras (Belize), 1956
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: Queen Elizabeth II, scalloped cent (1956 - 1973).
Source