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50 Pesos, Mexico, 1926

50 Pesos, Mexico, 1926

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 50 peso coin
Mexico, 1926
Obverse Image: An eagle grips a snake in its beak over cactus
Obverse Text: ESTADOS UNIDOS DE MEXICANOS 1926
Reverse Image: A winged woman raises a laurel over her head with her right hand
Reverse Text: 50 PESOS 37.5 GR ORO PURO
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
Date made
1926
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:.26 cm x 3.7 cm; 3/32 in x 1 15/32 in
ID Number
NU.68.159.2357
accession number
283645
catalog number
68.159.2357
Credit Line
Estate of Josiah K. Lilly
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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