Ten Cents, Coin Type from British Honduras - detailed information

Ten Cents, Coin Type from British Honduras (issued 1894 - 1970)
Coin TypeTen Cents

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 Inscription Legend of the ruling monarch
Reverse

At centre within a circle of beads, 10 / CENTS; around within three equal compartments, BRITISH HONDURAS and the date.

Reverse Inscription 10 CENTS BRITISH HONDURAS [year]
EdgeMilledEdge 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

Coin Type: Ten Cents - (16) Coins
Coin NameReverseObverseDetails
Ten Cents 1894 British Honduras / Ten Cents 1894 - reverse photo British Honduras / Ten Cents 1894 - obverse photo Material: 0.925 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 126,000
Ten Cents 1918 British Honduras / Ten Cents 1918 - reverse photo British Honduras / Ten Cents 1918 - obverse photo Material: 0.925 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 10,000
Ten Cents 1919 British Honduras / Ten Cents 1919 - reverse photo British Honduras / Ten Cents 1919 - obverse photo Material: 0.925 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 10,000
Ten Cents 1936 British Honduras / Ten Cents 1936 - reverse photo British Honduras / Ten Cents 1936 - obverse photo Material: 0.925 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 30,050
Ten Cents 1939 British Honduras / Ten Cents 1939 - reverse photo British Honduras / Ten Cents 1939 - obverse photo Material: 0.925 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 20,000
Ten Cents 1942 Material: 0.925 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 10,000
Ten Cents 1943 Material: 0.925 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 20,000
Ten Cents 1944 Material: 0.925 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 30,000
Ten Cents 1946 Material: 0.925 Silver
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 10,000
Ten Cents 1956 British Honduras / Ten Cents 1956 - reverse photo British Honduras / Ten Cents 1956 - obverse photo Material: CuproNickel
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 100,000
Ten Cents 1959 Material: CuproNickel
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 100,000
Ten Cents 1961 Material: CuproNickel
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 50,000
Ten Cents 1963 Material: CuproNickel
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 50,000
Ten Cents 1964 Material: CuproNickel
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 60,000
Ten Cents 1965 Material: CuproNickel
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: 400,000
Ten Cents 1970 Material: CuproNickel
Mint: Royal Mint
Mintage: unknown
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Ten Cents: Details
CountryBritish Honduras
CurrencyBritish Honduras Dollar
Sub-types Ten Cents (Silver)
Ten Cents (CuproNickel)
From1894
To1970
Face Value10 (x Cent)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1981)
MaterialSilver to 1946, CuproNickel later
DesignerGeorge W. de Saulles
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size
Mass
Ten Cents: Photos
ImageDetails
Proof Coin - 10 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1894
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Source
Proof Coin - 10 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1894
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: Queen Victoria (1894).
Source
Coin - 10 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1919
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: King George V (1918 - 1936).
Source
Proof Coin - 10 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1939
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: King George VI (1939 - 1946).
Source
Proof Coin - 10 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1956
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: Queen Elizabeth II (1956 - 1970).
Source