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5 Pesos, Mexico, 1900

5 Pesos, Mexico, 1900

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 peso coin
Mexico, 1900
Obverse Image: Scales topped with a liberty cap over a scroll
Obverse Text: M.O.M. CINCO PESOS 875
Reverse Image: An eagle with wings spread clutches a snake in its beak over a patch of catus.
Reverse Text: REPUBLICA MEXICANA 1900
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1900
place made
Mexico
place of issue
Mexico
Physical Description
gold (overall metal)
0 (overall die axis)
0 (overall die axis measurement)
struck (overall production method)
Measurements
overall:.17 cm x 2.12 cm; 1/16 in x 27/32 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.2344
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.2344
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Josiah K. Lilly Jr. Collection
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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