Proof 5 Cents, Issued by, British Honduras (Belize), 1939.
Minted by Royal Mint, London.
Crowned head of the King facing left; around, GEORGE VI KING AND EMPEROR OF INDIA; below the neck truncation in small letters the artist's initials, PM
At centre in two lines within a circle of beads, 5 / CENTS; around, BRITISH HONDURAS 1939
This was the first issuer of the 10 cent denomination for British Honduras for the reign of George VI
Transfer from Melbourne Branch of Royal Mint, 11 Jan 1978
Type of item
20 mm (Outside Diameter), 3.636 g (Weight)
KM#22 Pridmore 39A (proof not listed)
[Book] Pridmore, Fred. 1965. The Coins of the British Commonwealth of Nations, Part 3, West Indies.
[Book] Bruce, Colin R. 2009. 2009 Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1901 - 2000.