Cuauhtemoc Cinco Pesos Mexico Coins

Cuauhtemoc Cinco Pesos Mexico Coins

One of the most popular vintage Mexican coin designs, this 2-year-type coin features a stylized depiction of the last Aztec emperor, giving a distinctly Mesoamerican appearance to this crown-sized Silver coin.

Silver content Gramos Ley 0.900

1947-1948 Mexico Silver 5 Pesos Cuauhtemoc
XF-AU (ASW 0.8681 oz)

Coin Highlights:

  • Contains .8681 oz actual Silver weight, as 30 grams of .900 fine.
  • Large 40 mm diameter coin, roughly the size of an American Silver Eagle.
  • Coins sold in this listing will show minimal wear, but will retain full or nearly-full detail.
  • Obverse: National coat of arms of Mexico, depicting a triumphant golden eagle perched atop a cactus, with a snake clenched in its beak.
  • Reverse: Bust of Cuauhtemoc, the last Aztec emperor, wearing an elaborate Aztec-style headdress.
  • Produced by the Bank of Mexico from 1947-1948.