Mexico ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS Caballito
Silver 1912 Peso
GRADED NGC AU DETAILS/CLEANED
BETTER DATE. LOW MINTAGE-322,000
100th Anniversary of the "Cry for Independence"
Obverse : Eagle with open wings exposing chest, eating a snake with head turned
right, standing on a cactus growing out of a rock in the middle of a lake.
With lettering around it and denomination at the base of the cactus. And at
bottom semi-circle a laurel and olive branches tied together.
Emblem used during Porfirio Diaz dictatorship, colloquially known as "Porfirian
Engraver: Charles Pillet
Reverse : Liberty riding a horse. On her right hand an Oak branch and on her
left a flaming torch, with the sun rising on the horizon. Liberty spreading the
word of Land and Freedom for the people.
Commemorates the 100th Anniversary of Dolores' Cry for Independence, which
started the War of Independence from