Fifty Cents 1895, Coin from British Honduras - detailed information

Fifty Cents 1895, Coin from British Honduras (demonetised 1981)
CoinFifty Cents 1895

MintRoyal Mint Mintage36,500
Obverse
British Honduras / Fifty Cents 1895 - obverse photo

Diademed head of Queen Victoria facing left (portrait by Leonard Charles Wyon); around, VICTORIA QUEEN.

Obverse Inscription VICTORIA QUEEN
Reverse
British Honduras / Fifty Cents 1895 - reverse photo

At centre within a circle of beads in two lines, 50 / CENTS; around within three equal compartments, BRITISH HONDURAS 1895.

Reverse Inscription 50 CENTS BRITISH HONDURAS 1895
EdgeMilledEdge InscriptionNone
Fifty Cents 1895: References to Information Used
Fifty Cents 1895: Details
CountryBritish Honduras
CurrencyBritish Honduras Dollar
Coin TypeFifty Cents (Silver)
Issued1895
MonarchQueen Victoria
EffigyPortrait by Leonard Charles Wyon (Young crowned head)
Face Value50 (x Cent)
Mintage36,500
CurrentNo (demonetised 1981)
Material0.925 Silver
DesignerGeorge W. de Saulles
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)
Mass (g)11.6200
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Fifty Cents 1895: Photos
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Coin - 50 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1895
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
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Notes: Common reverse (1894 - 1919).
Source
Coin - 50 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1895
Copyright: Museums Victoria / CC BY
Author:
Notes: Queen Victoria (1894 - 1919).
Source
Fifty Cents 1895: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBritish Honduras KM# 10