Investors and collectors in search of coins with pure silver content and beautiful designs need look no further than the Mexican Silver Libertad. Offered annually by the Mexican Mint in seven different weights, theres a Mexican Silver Libertad coin for every investors and collectors out there. Right now, the 2016 1/10 oz Mexican Silver Libertad Coin is available in BU condition from JM Bullion.
- 25th annual striking of the Mexican Silver Libertads 1/10 oz coin!
- Individual coins ship in plastic flips.
- Ships inBrilliant Uncirculated condition.
- Contains 1/10 troy oz of .999 pure silver.
- Obverse depicts Winged Victory and the twin peaks of Popocatepetl and Iztaccihuatl.
- Reverse bears the coat of arms for Mexico.
Mexican Silver Libertad coins debuted in 1982 as the official silver bullion coin of the nation of Mexico. The coin series remained limited to just a 1 oz weight until 1991, when the 1/10 oz Mexican Silver Libertad was introduced along with a 1/20 oz, oz, and oz variety.
The 2016 1/10 oz Mexican Silver Libertad Coins in this product listing have BU grades. A Brilliant Uncirculated coin is characterized by lack of wear and tear, but does often contain breaks in the luster, spotted surfaces, or contact marks from the striking process.
On the obverse of each coin youll find the image of Winged Victory. An important symbol in Mexican culture since the nations independence from Spain, Winged Victory symbolizes victory in battle and freedom from the oppression of others.
The reverse of the 2016 1/10 oz Mexican Silver Libertad bears the image of the modern coat of arms of Mexico. In the official seal, a bald eagle is featured sitting on the arm of cactus while it struggles to contain and defeat a snake. Adopted during the countrys struggle for independence, the imagery represents the nations attempts to rid itself of Spanish rule.
Founded in 1535 by Spanish conquistadors, the Mexican Mint once struck gold coinage for territories throughout the Western Hemisphere controlled by the Spanish crown. Today it is the official mint of the federal government and is overseen by Banco de Mexico, the nations central bank.
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