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Coin: One Cent 1926

CountryBritish Honduras CurrencyBritish Honduras Dollar
Face value1 (x Cent) TypeOne Cent (Small)
Year1926 CurrentNo (demonetised 1981)
Mintage50,000 (50000)
NameMint markMintage
Royal Mint No mint mark 50,000 (50000)
MaterialBronze Designer
MonarchKing George V EffigyPortrait by Bertram Mackennal (Crowned Bust)
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm) Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)

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 Mackennal).


At centre within a circle of twelve leaves, the denomination 1; around above, BRITISH HONDURAS; around below, ONE CENT 1926.

Reverse inscription1 BRITISH HONDURAS ONE CENT 1926
EdgePlain Edge inscriptionNone
One Cent 1926: Known varieties
Proof unknown
One Cent 1926: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBritish Honduras KM# 19
One Cent 1926: References to Information Used
Museums Victoria Collections 2016 Coin description
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Mint
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Mintage
Remick, Catalogue of British Commonwealth Coins 1971 Varieties Proof
Royal Mint Bullion
Royal Mint Bullion
List of all (43) coins of type: British Honduras / One Cent
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One Cent 1909 One Cent 1911 One Cent 1912 One Cent 1913 One Cent 1914 One Cent 1916
One Cent 1918 One Cent 1919 One Cent 1924 One Cent 1926 One Cent 1936 One Cent 1937
One Cent 1939 One Cent 1942 One Cent 1943 One Cent 1944 One Cent 1945 One Cent 1947
One Cent 1949 One Cent 1950 One Cent 1951 One Cent 1954 One Cent 1956 One Cent 1958
One Cent 1959 One Cent 1961 One Cent 1962 One Cent 1964 One Cent 1965 One Cent 1966
One Cent 1967 One Cent 1968 One Cent 1969 One Cent 1970 One Cent 1971 One Cent 1972
One Cent 1973