Mexican commemorative coins catalog

 

United States of Mexico (since 1905)

Mexican Peso=100 centavos (1905-1991)

Mexico coin 5000 Pesos 1988 Nacionalización of la industria petrolera
5000 Pesos 1988
copper-nickel
Fiftieth anniversary of Nationalization of the oil industry
33.5 mm
17.30 grams
Edge: reeded
Sculptural group of the Oil Fountain located in the City of Mexico / $5000 1988 / CINCUENTENARIO EXPROPIACION PETROLERA / 1938-1988
National emblem and garland / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
KM#531
Coin value in condition "XF" - US$4-6

 

 

coin Mexico 200 pesos 1985
500 pesos 1985

silver
75th Anniversary of 1910 Revolution
$500 1985 / 75 ANIVERSARIO DE REVOLUSION MEXICANA / Four conjoined busts left below building
ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS / National coat of arms
Coin value - 100-200 USD

 

 

coin Mexico 200 pesos 1985
200 pesos 1985

copper-nickel
75th Anniversary of 1910 Revolution
$200 1985 / 75 ANIVERSARIO DE REVOLUSION MEXICANA / Four conjoined busts left below building
ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS / National coat of arms
Coin value - 2-3 USD

 

coin Mexico 200 pesos 1985
200 pesos 1985

copper-nickel
175th Anniversary of Independence
$200 / 1985 / 175 ANIVERSARIO DE LA INDEPEDENCIA DE MEXICO / Four conjoined busts left, column right
ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS / National coat of arms
Coin value - 2-3 USD

 

 

Mexico coin 100 Pesos 1987 Monarch butterfly
100 Pesos 1987
silver 0.720
Monarch butterfly
1987 / $100 / PLATA .720; MARIPOSA MONARCA
ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
Coin value in condition "PROOF" - US$35-45

 

Mexico coin 100 Pesos 1988 Nacionalización of la industria petrolera
100 Pesos 1988
silver 0.999
Fiftieth anniversary of Nationalization of the oil industry
38.0 mm
31.10 grams
Edge: reeded
Monument / EXPROPIACIÓN PETROLERA / $100 LEY 0.999; L. CARDENAS / 50 ANIVERSARIO 1938-1988
National emblem and garland / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
KM#533
Coin value in condition "UNC" - US$50-80

 

 

Mexico coin 50 Pesos 1988 Nacionalización of la industria petrolera
50 Pesos 1988
silver 0.999
Fiftieth anniversary of Nationalization of the oil industry
38.0 mm
15.55 grams
Edge: reeded
Sculptural group of the Oil Fountain located in the City of Mexico / 50 PESOS LEY 0.999 / CINCUENTENARIO EXPROPIACION PETROLERA / 1938-1988
National emblem and garland / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
KM#532
Coin value in condition "UNC" - US$50-60

 

 

coin mexican Olympic 25 pesos 1968
25 pesos 1968

silver
Olympic Games in Mexico
ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS / 25 PESOS / LEY 0.720 / National coat of arms
JUEGOS DE LA XIX OLIMPIADA MEXICO 1968 / Olympic rings below dancing native left
Coin value - 12-15 USD

 

Mexico coin 25 Pesos 1972 Benito Juárez
25 pesos 1972

silver
100 Years from the death of Benito Juarez
VENTICINCO PESOS / LEY 0.7250 1972 / Bust facing
ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS / National coat of arms
Coin value - 15-20 USD

 

 

Mexico coin 10 Pesos 1957 Centenary of the Constitution
10 Pesos 1957
silver 0.900
Centenary of the Constitution
40.0 mm
28.888 grams
Edge: inscription "INDEPENDENCIA Y LIBERTAD"
Benito Pablo Juárez García / CENTENARIO DE LA CONSTITUCION DE MEXICO / 1857-1957
National emblem and garland / DIEZ PESOS / 28.888 G 1957 LEY .900 / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
KM#475
Coin value in condition "UNC" - US$50-60

 

coin Mexico 10 pesos 1960
10 pesos 1960

silver
150th Anniversary - War of Independence
DIEZ PESOS / 28.888 G 1960 LEY .900 / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS / National coat of arms
INDEPENDENCIA Y LIBERTAD / SUFRGIO EFECTIVO NO REELECCION / 1810 1910 / 1960 / Conjoined busts facing
Coin value - 30-40 USD

 

 

Mexico coin 5 pesos 1950 Ferrocarril del Sureste
5 pesos 1950
silver 0.720
Inauguration of the Southeast Railway
INAUGURACIÓN DEL FERROCARRIL DEL SURESTE
ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS / CINCO PESOS 1950 / LEY 0.720 PESO 27 7/9 G.
Coin value in condition "UNC" - US$50-60

 

coin Mexico 5 pesos 1953
5 pesos 1953

silver
200 years since the birth of Miguel Hidalgo
ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS / PESO 27-6 / LEY 0.720 / CINCO PESOS 1953 / National coat of arms
ANO DE HIDALGO 1753 1953 / Half-length figure facing to right of building
Coin value - 20-25 USD

 

coin Mexico 5 pesos 1957 Constitution
5 pesos 1957

silver
100th Anniversary of Constitution
36.0 mm
18.055 grams
Edge: inscription "INDEPENDENCIA Y LIBERTAD"
Benito Pablo Juárez García / CENTENARIO DE LA CONSTITUCION DE MEXICO / 1857-1957
National emblem and garland / CINCO PESOS / 18.055 G 1957 LEY .720 / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
KM#470
Coin value in condition "UNC" - US$20-30

 

coin Mexico 5 pesos 1959
5 pesos 1959

silver
Centennial of Carranza’s Birth
CINCO PESOS / 18.055 G 1959 LEY .720 / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS / National coat of arms
AÑO DE GARRANZA / Head left
Coin value - 20-30 USD

 

 

Mexico coin 2 Pesos 1921 Independencia
2 Pesos 1921
silver 0.900
Independence Centenary
DOS PESOS 24 GR. PLATA PURA
National emblem and garland / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS / MDCCCXXI MCMXXI
Coin value in condition "XF" - US$60-80

 

 

coin Mexico 1 peso 1957 Constitution
1 peso 1957

silver
100th Anniversary of Constitution
34.5 mm
16.00 grams
Edge: inscription "INDEPENDENCIA Y LIBERTAD"
Benito Pablo Juárez García / CENTENARIO DE LA CONSTITUCION DE MEXICO / 1857-1957
National emblem and garland / UN PESO 1957 / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
KM#458
Coin value in condition "XF" - US$3-5

 

 

Reform 1992
Mexican Peso=100 centavos

Mexico coin 100 Pesos 2005 Don Quijote
100 Pesos 2005-2006
core of silver (law 0925), perimeter ring of bronze-aluminum
400th Anniversary of the first edition of the literary work "El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quixote de la Mancha" by Miguel of Cervantes Saavedra
39.0 mm
33.967 grams
Edge: reeded discontinuous
The engraving "jotesca" by José Guadalupe Posada / $100 / M / J.G. POSADA / DON QUIJOTE DE LA MANCHA / 1605 - 400 ANIVERSARIO - 2005
National emblem and garland / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
KM#705
Coin value in condition "UNC" - US$25-35

 

Mexico coin 100 Pesos 2005 Reforma Monetaria of 1905
100 Pesos 2005
core of silver (law 0925), perimeter ring of bronze-aluminum
100th Anniversary of the Monetary Reform of 1905
39.0 mm
33.967 grams
Edge: reeded discontinuous
Radiant Phrygian hat with the word "FREEDOM" / $100 / M / REFORMA MONETARIA / 1905 2005
National emblem and garland / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
KM#730
Coin value in condition "UNC" - US$30-40

 

Mexico coin 100 Pesos 2005 Casa of Moneda
100 Pesos 2005
core of silver (law 0925), perimeter ring of bronze-aluminum
470th Anniversary of the Mint of Mexico
39.0 mm
33.967 grams
Edge: reeded discontinuous
An old flywheel minting press used by the Casa de Moneda de Mexico / $100 / M / CASA DE MONEDA DE MÉXICO / 470 ANIVERSARIO / 1535 2005
National emblem and garland / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
KM#731
Coin value in condition "UNC" - US$30-40

 

Mexico coin 100 Pesos 2005 Fundación del Banco
100 Pesos 2005
core of silver (law 0925), perimeter ring of bronze-aluminum
80th Anniversary of the Foundation of the Bank of Mexico
39.0 mm
33.967 grams
Edge: reeded discontinuous
One hundred pesos banknote cut, on its sides, which shows the figure of the Column of Independence, issued by the Bank of Mexico / $100 / M / LXXX ANIVERSARIO / 1925 2005
National emblem and garland / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
KM#732
Coin value in condition "UNC" - US$30-40

 

Mexico coin 100 Pesos 2006 Benito Juárez García
100 Pesos 2006
core of silver (law 0925), perimeter ring of bronze-aluminum
Bicentennial of the Birth of the Meritorious of the Americas, Don Benito Juárez García
39.0 mm
33.967 grams
Edge: reeded discontinuous
Bust of Don Benito Juárez García / $100 / M / BICENTENARIO DEL NATALICIO DE BENITO JUAREZ GARCIA / 2005
National emblem and garland / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
KM#764
Coin value in condition "UNC" - US$30-40

 

 

coin Mexico 20 pesos 2000
20 pesos 2000 (2000-2001)

bi-metallic - copper-nickel/brass
Millennium Change - Fire Lord
FUEGO NUEVO / $20 / XIUHTECUHTLI / ANO 2000 / Lord of fire - Aztec god with a torch in a circle with thorns
ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS / National coat of arms
Coin value - 15-20 USD

 

Mexico coin 20 pesos 2000 Octavio Paz
20 pesos 2000-2001
silver plated nickel core, perimeter ring of bronze-aluminum
Millennium Change - Octavio Paz
32.0 mm
15.945 grams
Edge: reeded discontinuous
Bust of Octavio Paz / $20 / M / AÑO 2000 / TODO ES PRESENCIA, TODOS LOS SIGLOS SON ESTE PRESENTE / OCTAVIO PAZ
National emblem and garland / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
KM#638
Coin value in condition "UNC" - US$6-10

 

Mexico coin 20 pesos 2010 Premio Nobel of Literatura a Octavio Paz
20 pesos 2010
silver plated nickel core, perimeter ring of bronze-aluminum
Twentieth Anniversary of the delivery of the Nobel Prize for Literature to Octavio Paz
32.0 mm
15.945 grams
Edge: reeded discontinuous
Bust of Octavio Paz / $20 / VEINTE PESOS / M / 2010 / OCTAVIO PAZ / PREMIO NOBEI DE LITERATURA 1990 / TODO ES PRESENCIA, TODOS LOS SIGLOS SON ESTE PRESENTE
National emblem and garland / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
KM#943
Coin value in condition "UNC" - US$4-6

 

Mexico coin 20 pesos 2013 Ejército
20 pesos 2013
silver plated nickel core, perimeter ring of bronze-aluminum
Centennial of the Mexican Army
32.0 mm
15.945 grams
Edge: reeded discontinuous
The silhouette of a bust of profile of soldier with helmet / $20 / VEINTE PESOS / M / 2013 / 100 AÑOS DEL EJĖRCITO MEXICANO / 1913 2013
National emblem and garland / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
KM#969
Coin value in condition "UNC" - US$4-6

 

Mexico coin 20 pesos 2013 Belisario Domínguez
20 pesos 2013
silver plated nickel core, perimeter ring of bronze-aluminum
150th Anniversary of the Birth and 100 years from the Death of Belisario Domínguez
32.0 mm
15.945 grams
Edge: reeded discontinuous
The portrait of three quarters of profile right of the senator from Chiapas Belisario Domínguez Palencia, behind which two bands can be seen that cross the bottom of the field from left to right / $20 / M / BELISARIO DOMÍNGUEZ ENNOBLECIÓ A LA PATRIA / 100 ANIVERSARIO LUCTUOSO / 150 ANIVERSARIO DE SU NACIMIENTO / 1863 2013
National emblem and garland / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
KM#970
Coin value in condition "UNC" - US$4-6

 

coin Mexico 20 pesos 2014
20 pesos 2014

bi-metallic - copper-nickel/brass
Centenary of heroism in the port of Veracruz
CENTENARIO DE LA GESTA HEROICA DE VERACRUZ / JOSE AZUETA / VERGILIO URIBE / ESCUELA NAVAL / N$20 / 1914-2014 / Reliefs of Virgilio Uribeand Jose Azueta, Mexico’s naval Academy building
ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS / National coat of arms
Coin value - 4-6 USD

 

Mexico coin 20 pesos 2014 Toma of Zacatecas
20 pesos 2014
silver plated nickel core, perimeter ring of bronze-aluminum
Centenary of the Taking of Zacatecas
32.0 mm
15.945 grams
Edge: reeded discontinuous
The equestrian figure of Francisco Villa, flanked by the portraits of Generals Philipp Ángeles and Panfilo Natera, main architects of the Taking of Zacatecas. In the lower part of the field - the silhouette of the top of the hill of La Bufa, a strategic and fundamental position for the development of this important battle / $20 / M / CENTENARIO DE LA TOMA DE ZACATECAS; FOO VILLA FELIPE ANGELES PÁNFILO NATERA / 1914 2014
National emblem and garland / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
KM#979
Coin value in condition "UNC" - US$4-6

 

Mexico coin 20 pesos 2015 Fuerza Aérea
20 pesos 2015
silver plated nickel core, perimeter ring of bronze-aluminum
Centennial of the Mexican Air Force
32.0 mm
15.945 grams
Edge: reeded discontinuous
One equilateral triangle, engraved in three lines that represent the national colors, with one of its vertices down and the base on top, which is the symbol of the Mexican Air Force, a wing, a five-pointed star, which in 1915 formed part of the shield of the weapon of military aviation / $20 / VEINTE PESOS / M / FUERZA AÉREA MEXICANA 1915-2015 100 AÑOS / SALVAGUARDANDO EL ESPACIO AÉREO NACIONAL / 2015
National emblem and garland / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
KM#986
Coin value in condition "UNC" - US$4-6

 

coin Mexico 20 pesos 2015
20 pesos 2015

bi-metallic - copper-nickel/brass
200 Years from the Death of José Maria Morelos (President of the Supreme Mexican Government)
VEINTE PESOS / BICENTENARIO LUCTUOSO DEL GENERALISIMO JOSE MARIA MORELOS Y PAVON / 1815 2015 / Bust left
ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS / National coat of arms
Coin value - 4-6 USD

 

coin Mexico 20 pesos 2016
20 pesos 2016

bi-metallic - copper-nickel/brass
50th Anniversary of Plan DN-III-E
VEINTE PESOS / $20 / SECRETARIA DE LA DEFENSA NATIONAL / 50 ANOS PLAN DN-III-E / EJERCITO Y FUERZA AEREA MEXICANOS / Tomb-stone with emblems of Mexican Army and Air Force
ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS / National coat of arms
Coin value - 4-6 USD

 

Mexico coin 20 pesos 2016 Plan Marina
20 pesos 2016
silver plated nickel core, perimeter ring of bronze-aluminum
50th Anniversary of the Application of the Marine Plan
32.0 mm
15.945 grams
Edge: reeded discontinuous
An equilateral triangle, an element accepted internationally as a symbol of prevention and protection, and behind it, two crossed anchors. On the triangle are represented the elements of land, air and sea - a marine and a dog, a helicopter, a logistic support ship / $20 / M / PLAN MARINA / 50 AÑOS / 1956-2016
National emblem and garland / ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
KM#-
Coin value in condition "UNC" - US$3-5

 

coin Mexico 20 pesos 2016
20 pesos 2017

bi-metallic - copper-nickel/brass
Centennial of the Promulgation of the Political Constitution of the United States of Mexico of February 5, 1917
$20 / CENTENERIO DE LA CONSTITUCION POLITICA DE LOSESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS / 1917-2017 / 5 DE FEBRERO 1917 / PASTOR ROUAIX / VENUSTIANO CARRANSA HERIBERTO JARA / FRANCISCO J. MOGICO / Pastor Rouaix, Venustiano Carranza, Francisco J. Múgica and Heriberto Jara and original cover page of the 1917 Constitution in center
ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS / National coat of arms
Coin value - 4-6 USD

 

 

coin Mexico 10 pesos 2000

10 pesos 2000 (2000-2001)

bi-metallic - copper-nickel/brass
Millennium
$10 / XIUHTECUHTLI / ANO 2000 / Aztec sun stone
ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS / National coat of arms
Coin value - 2-5 USD

 

coin Mexico 10 pesos 2012
10 pesos 2012

bi-metallic - copper-nickel/brass
150th Anniversary of Pueblo Battle
1862 $10 2012 / Gral I.ZARAGOZA / 150 ANNIVERSARIO DE LA BATALLA DE PUEBLA5 DE MAYO / Bust left
ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS / National coat of arms
Coin value - 3-4 USD

 

See other commemorative series:
Soccer World Cup 1986
100 pesos - 180th Anniversary of Federation
100 pesos - Attractions of the States
100 pesos - Numismatic heritage of Mexico
5 pesos - Centenary of the Revolution
5 pesos - Bicentennial of Independence