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 issue of the 10 cent denomination for British Honduras for the reign of George VI
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 15/3/1976
Type of item
20 mm (Outside Diameter), 3.626 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.