British Honduras: Coin Type Twenty Five Cents - detailed information

British Honduras: Coin Type Twenty Five Cents (issued 1894 - 1973)
Coin TypeTwenty Five 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 InscriptionLegend of the ruling monarch
Reverse

At centre within a circle of beads in two lines, 25 / CENTS; around within three equal compartments, BRITISH HONDURAS and the date.

Reverse Inscription25 CENTS BRITISH HONDURAS [year]
EdgeMilled
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: Twenty Five Cents (21)
Coin NameMintageEffigyLegend
Twenty Five Cents 1894 48,000 Portrait by Leonard Charles Wyon (Young crowned head) VICTORIA QUEEN
Twenty Five Cents 1895 47,000 Portrait by Leonard Charles Wyon (Young crowned head) VICTORIA QUEEN
Twenty Five Cents 1897 40,000 Portrait by Leonard Charles Wyon (Young crowned head) VICTORIA QUEEN
Twenty Five Cents 1901 20,050 Portrait by Leonard Charles Wyon (Young crowned head) VICTORIA QUEEN
Twenty Five Cents 1906 30,000 Portrait by George William de Saulles (Crowned Bust) EDWARD VII KING & EMPEROR
Twenty Five Cents 1907 60,000 Portrait by George William de Saulles (Crowned Bust) EDWARD VII KING & EMPEROR
Twenty Five Cents 1911 14,000 Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust) GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
Twenty Five Cents 1919 40,000 Portrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust) GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
Twenty Five Cents 1952 75,000 Portrait by Percy Metcalfe (Crowned Head) KING GEORGE THE SIXTH
Twenty Five Cents 1955 75,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1960 75,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1962 50,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1963 50,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1964 100,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1965 75,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1966 75,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1968 125,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1970 unknown Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1971 150,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1972 200,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Twenty Five Cents 1973 100,000 Portrait by Cecil Thomas QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
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Twenty Five Cents: Details
CountryBritish Honduras
CurrencyBritish Honduras Dollar
Sub-types Twenty Five Cents (Silver)
Twenty Five Cents (CuproNickel)
From1894
To1973
Face Value25 (x Cent)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1981)
Material
DesignerGeorge W. de Saulles
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)
Mass (g)
Twenty Five Cents: Photos
ImageDetails
Coin - 25 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1897
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: Common reverse (1894 - 1973).
Source
Coin - 25 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1897
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: Queen Victoria (1894 - 1901).
Source
Coin - 25 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1906
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: King Edward VII (1906 - 1907).
Source
Coin - 25 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1911
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: King George V (1911 - 1919).
Source
Proof Coin - 25 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1952
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: King George VI (1952).
Source
Proof Coin - 25 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1955
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: Queen Elizabeth II (1955 - 1973).
Source