Mexican 2.5 Peso Gold Coin 1/20 troy ounce pure gold


C$116.16

The first Mexican 2.5 peso coin was introduced in 1919. Obverse has the coat of arms of Mexico with the state title "ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS". Reverse has the value and year of minting partially surrounded by branches. The first of these coins were minted until 1920 and reintroduced in 1944 through 1948. 11 million coins were minted.

Mexican gold pesos are minted of .900 fine gold and are available in the following denominations: 50 pesos (1921-31, 1944-47, 1949-72), which contains 1.2057 troy ounces of pure gold and measures 37.08mm in diameter; 20 pesos (1917-21, 1959, 1960-71), which contains .4823 troy ounces of pure gold and measures 27.43mm in diameter; 10 pesos (1905-08, 1910, 1916-17, 1919-20, 1959, 1961-72), which contains .2411 troy ounces of pure gold and measures 22.5mm in diameter; 5 pesos (1905-07, 1910, 1918-20, 1955-72), which contains .1205 troy ounces of pure gold and measures 19.05mm in diameter; 2.5 pesos (1919-20, 1944-48, 1951-72), which contains .0602 troy ounces of pure gold and measures 15.6mm in diameter; and, finally, in 2 pesos (1919-20, 1944-48, 1951-72), which contains .0482 troy ounces of pure gold and measures 13mm in diameter.

Mexican 2.5 Peso Gold Coin 1/20 troy ounce of pure gold

Specifications:

Face Value: 2.5 Peso

Issue: Varies

Composition: 90% gold, 10% silver

Weight Gross (g): 2.08

Pure gold weight: 0.0602 troy ounce

Diameter(mm): 15.5mm

Thickness(mm): 1.02mm

Finish: Circulation


  • Model: 11
  • Shipping Weight: 0.06030000 troy oz


This product was added to our catalog on Sunday 05 May, 2013.