Fifty Cents 1897, Coin from British Honduras - detailed information

Fifty Cents 1897, Coin from British Honduras (demonetised 1981)
CoinFifty Cents 1897

MintRoyal Mint Mint MarkNo mint mark Total Mintage20,000
Obverse
British Honduras / Fifty Cents 1897 - 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 1897 - reverse photo

At centre within a circle of beads in two lines, 50 / CENTS; around within three equal compartments, BRITISH HONDURAS 1897.

Reverse Inscription 50 CENTS BRITISH HONDURAS 1897
EdgeMilledEdge InscriptionNone
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Fifty Cents 1897: Details
CountryBritish Honduras
CurrencyBritish Honduras Dollar
Coin TypeFifty Cents (Silver)
Issued1897
MonarchQueen Victoria
EffigyPortrait by Leonard Charles Wyon (Young crowned head)
Face Value50 (x Cent)
Total Mintage20,000
CurrentNo; demonetised 1981
Material0.925 Silver
DesignerGeorge W. de Saulles
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)
Mass (g)11.6200
OCC IDQBVY-XEWR-CDZY-OJZN
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Fifty Cents 1897: Photos
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Coin - 50 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1897
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British Honduras 1897 50 cents
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Fifty Cents 1897: Catalogue Reference IDs
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Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBritish Honduras KM# 10