Proof 50 Cents, Issued by, British Honduras (Belize), 1954.
Minted at Royal Mint, London

Obverse Description

Crowned bust of the Queen facing right; around, QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND; the artist's initials, CT, incuse on the bust truncation

Reverse Description

At centre within a circle of beads, 50 / CENTS; around within three equal compartments, BRITISH HONDURAS 1954

Edge Description



The last issue of a 50 cent denomination in British Honduras had been in 1919. This new issue was 28 mm instead of the previous 30 mm diameter and cupro-nickel.

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