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5 Cents - George VI

5 Cents - George VI -  obverse 5 Cents - George VI -  reverse

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Features

Country British Honduras
(Belize)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1942-1947
Value 5 Cents (0.05)
Composition Nickel-brass
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 22a
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Obverse

Crowned head of the King facing left; around, below the neck truncation in small letters the artist's initials, PM

Lettering:
· GEORGE VI KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA
PM

Engraver: Percy Metcalfe

Percy Metcalfe, CVO, RDI, was an English artist sculptor and designer. He is recognised mostly for his coin designs and his contribution to the Ashtead Pottery Collection.

Reverse

Denomination within circle, date below

Lettering:
BRITISH HONDURAS
5
CENTS
· 1945 ·

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1942  30,000
1942  Proof
1943  40,000
1944  50,000
1944  Proof
1945  65,000
1945  Proof
1947  40,000
1947  Proof

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