Mexico 100 Pesos 1977 to 1979
This coin is made of silver and most or all our its value comes from precious metal content. Only if the coin is in superb shape will collectors pay a few dollars over silver price. Each coin contains 0.643 troy ounces of silver, so multiply the current silver price by 0.643 and that will be the value of the coin. Find the current price of silver at kitco.com.
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Requested by: Noelle, Sun, 04-Dec-2011 00:37:12 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Fri, 06-Dec-2013 19:25:48 GMT
Last review by CoinQuest: Thu, 03-Dec-2015 22:24:08 GMT
Requester description: 1978 Side 1: Full face of a man and bust with large collared jacket. Inscription: Cien Pesos, 1978, Tiny 0 over M mint mark,Plata Pura 20 Gr. Ley .720 Side 2: Stylized picture (lots of loops and lines) of a bird on a cactus with a snake in 1 claw and beak. Leaves and small cactus plants make a half wreath around bottom edge. Inscription: Estados Unidos Mexicanos
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