Coin Type Specifications
Region: Belize
Denomination: 25C
Diameter: 23.53 (mm)
Coin Metal Composition:
Copper [75%] 4.215 (g)
Nickel [25%] 1.405 (g)
Total Mass: 5.62 (g)

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1955-1973 - British Honduras - 25 Cents
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Belize - 1955-1973 - British Honduras - 25 Cents

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Coin Type Coins
1955-1973 - British Honduras - 25 Cents Coin Composition
Composition Totals From 1 Coins
Copper : 4.215 Grams
Nickel : 1.405 Grams
Total Mass : 5.62 Grams

Metal USD/Pound USD/Troy Ounce USD/Gram Grams/Coin USD/Coin
Copper $2.091 $0.143 $0.005 4.215 g $0.019
Nickel $4.494 $0.308 $0.010 1.405 g $0.014
Precious and Base Metal Melt Value For Each Coin: $0.033
Combined Precious and Base Metal Melt Value For 1 Coins: $0.033
- Precious Metal prices updated on 07-26-2017
1 Example Coins Found...

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Coin Type Description
This information is compiled/referenced data from around the web. Linked references within.
COIN TYPE DESCRIPTION
Years Minted: 1955-1973
Mint Marks:
Denomination: 25C
Obverse Design: Bust of Queen Elizabeth II right Lettering: QUEEN ELIZABETH THE SECOND
Obverse Designer: Cecil Thomas
Reverse Design: Denomination within circle, date below Lettering: BRITISH HONDURAS 25 CENTS · 1964 ·
Reverse Designer:
1955-1973 - British Honduras - 25 Cents - Elizabeth II 1st portrait

On June 1, 1973, the British colony of British Honduras changed its name to Belize, but its status remained unchanged until 1981, when Belize was granted independence.

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KM#29 British Honduras 25 CENTS
Source: books.google.com
ISBN: 1440229627, 9781440229626

Weight: 5.6200 g.
Composition: Copper-Nickel
Diameter: 23.53 mm
Ruler: Elizabeth II
Obv: Bust of Queen Elizabeth II right
Edge: Reeded

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Coin - 25 Cents, British Honduras (Belize)
Source: museumvictoria.com

Weight: 5.54 g (Weight)
Denomination: 25 Cents
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 in two lines, 25 / CENTS; around within three compartments, BRITISH HONDURAS 1972
Edge Description: Milled
Shape: round
Material: Copper-Nickel
Issued By: Belize (British Honduras), 1972
Mint: Royal Mint, London, Great Britain, 1972
Artist: Mr Cecil Thomas, Great Britain, 1953
References: KM#29

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Mint:Royal Mint, London, Great Britain (1292~1967)
Denomination: 25 British Honduran cent


Mintage:
1955: 75.000
1955 Proof: unknown
1960: 75.000
1960 Proof: unknown
1962: 50.000
1962 Proof: unknown
1963: 50.000
1963 Proof: unknown
1964: 100.000
1965: 75.000
1966: 75.000
1968: 125.000
1970: unknown
1971: 150.000
1972: 200.000
1973: 100.000








25 Cents - Elizabeth II 1st portrait
Source: en.numista.com

Features
Country British Honduras
Years 1955-1973
Value 25 Cents (0.25)
Metal Copper-nickel
Weight 5.62 g
Diameter 24 mm
Thickness 2 mm
Engraver Cecil Thomas (obverse)
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized yes
Edge Reeded

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Precious Metal prices on this page were last updated on 07-26-2017
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Base Metals Last Updated: 09-01-2016