British Honduras 1911 5 cents
This specimen was lot 22207 in Stack's Bowers ANA sale (Philadelphia, August 2018), where it sold for $156. The catalog description noted, "BRITISH HONDURAS. 5 Cents, 1911. NGC MS-63. Crisply defined with a few golden streaks running diagonally across the surfaces. SCARCE quality for this low mintage issue." This type is listed for 1911-19 (all scarce) and 1936. British Honduras is today Belize.
Recorded mintage: 10,000.
Catalog reference: KM-16.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Ponterio, Richard, Kyle Ponterio and Chris Chatigny, The August 2018 Philadelphia ANA Auction: World Coins and Selections from the El Dorado Collection of Colombian Coins, Santa Ana, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2018.