British Honduras: Coin Fifty Cents 1919 - detailed information

British Honduras: Coin Fifty Cents 1919
CoinFifty Cents 1919

MintRoyal Mint
Obverse
British Honduras / Fifty Cents 1919 - obverse photo

Crowned and draped bust of King George V facing left; the King is wearing the Imperial Crown and the ermine Robe of State, the Collar of the Most Noble Order of the Garter, and the Badge of the Most Honourable Order of the Bath; around, GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA; on bust truncation, the artist's initials BM (for Bertram Mackenal).

Obverse Inscription GEORGE V KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
Reverse
British Honduras / Fifty Cents 1919 - reverse photo

At centre within a circle of beads in two lines, 50 / CENTS; around within three equal compartments, BRITISH HONDURAS 1919.

Reverse Inscription 50 CENTS BRITISH HONDURAS 1919
EdgeMilled
Edge InscriptionNone
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Fifty Cents 1919: Details
CountryBritish Honduras
CurrencyBritish Honduras Dollar
Coin TypeFifty Cents (Silver)
Issued1919
MonarchKing George V
EffigyPortrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust)
Face Value50 (x Cent)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1981)
Mintage40,000
Material0.925 Silver
DesignerGeorge W. de Saulles
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)
Mass (g)11.6200
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Coin - 50 Cents, British Honduras (Belize), 1919
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Fifty Cents 1919: Catalogue Reference IDs
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Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBritish Honduras KM# 18