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peso coin
  • Mexico
  • peso coin, 1960
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • metal
  • Object Diameter: 3.5 cm
    Object Diameter: 1 3/8 in
  • Gift of Robert H. Brown Jr.
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0258.03
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Description

Side one of this bronze-colored metal coin is decorated with the profile of a man wearing a head covering.
Side two of the coin reads: "ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS UN PESO 1960."
There is an image of an eagle holding a snake.