1 Cent, Issued by, Belize (British Honduras), 1974
Minted by Franklin Mint, USA

Obverse Description

Within a circle of leaves, the arms of Belize - a shield with mahogony tree crest divided into three compartments, the first with a crossed axe and paddle, second a saw and axe crossed, third a sailing ship; with two supporters, on the left bearing axe over shoulder and on the right bearing paddle over shoulder; below incuse on a ribbon, SUB UMBRA FLOREO (Translation: Under the shade I flourish); above, BELIZE; below, 1974

Reverse Description

Swallow-tailed kite flying right, a second in background below flying left; around above, ONE CENT

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