1 Cent, Issued by, Belize (British Honduras), 1974
Minted by Franklin Mint, USA
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
Swallow-tailed kite flying right, a second in background below flying left; around above, ONE CENT
Donation from Mr John P. Sharples - Museum Victoria, Mar 1986
Type of item
20 mm (Outside Diameter), 2.68 g (Weight)
[Book] Bruce, Colin R. 2009. 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000.