5 Cents - Elizabeth II 1st portrait

5 Cents - Elizabeth II (1st portrait) -  obverse5 Cents - Elizabeth II (1st portrait) -  reverse

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Features

Issuer British Honduras (Belize)
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-1973)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1956-1973
Value 5 Cents (0.05)
Currency Dollar (1885-1973)
Composition Nickel brass
Weight 3.6 g
Diameter 21 mm
Thickness 1.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 4842
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 31
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.

Obverse

Crowned portrait facing right, lettering around outside, toothed rim

Lettering:
QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
CT

Engraver: Cecil Thomas

Cecil Walter Thomas, OBE, FRBS, was a British sculptor and medallist. As a sculptor, he created many private memorials for display in churches and cemeteries and as a medallist was regularly commissioned by the Royal Mint.

Reverse

Value within central beaded circle, lettering and date around outside, toothed rim

Lettering:
BRITISH HONDURAS
5
CENTS
1968

Edge

Smooth

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1956  100 000 7%
1956  0.3% Proof
1957  100 000 $ 1.75 7%
1957  0.11% Proof
1958  200 000 $ 1.16 $ 4.03 10%
1958  0.4% Proof
1959  100 000 6%
1959  0.11% Proof
1961  100 000 6%
1961  0.11% Proof
1962  200 000 $ 3.10 11%
1962  0.5% Proof
1963  100 000 $ 4.80 6%
1963  0.11% Proof
1964  100 000 8%
1965  150 000 $ 0.19 17%
1966  150 000 8%
1968  200 000 $ 1.04 $ 2.91 14%
1969  540 000 $ 0.34 $ 1.15 $ 1.51 15%
1970  240 000 $ 5.30 $ 2.71 13%
1971  450 000 $ 0.75 12%
1972  200 000 8%
1973  210 000 $ 2.45 $ 4.66 10%

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