5 Pesos

5 Pesos - obverse5 Pesos - reverse

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Features

Issuer Mexico
Period United Mexican States (1905-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1951-1954
Value 5 Pesos (5 MXP)
Currency Peso (1863-1992)
Composition Silver (.720)
Weight 27.78 g
Diameter 40 mm
Thickness 3 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 13985
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 467
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.

Obverse

The national arms of Mexico in the center with a legend around the upper portion of the coin and the silver content and purity divided by the emblem on both sides and the value in lettering underneath and the mintmark along with the date at the bottom

Lettering:
ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS
PESO 27 7/9 G Ley 0.720
CINCO PESOS
Mo 1951

Translation:
United Mexican States
Weight 27 and 7/9 grams fineness 0.720
Five Pesos
Mexico City Mint 1951

Reverse

Hidalgo's bust looking left surrounded by a laurel wreath.

Lettering: HIDALGO

Edge

Smooth with inscription

Lettering: COMERCIO - AGRICULTURA - INDUSTRIA

Translation: Commerce - Agriculture - Industry

5 Pesos -  obverse

© Michass (CC BY-SA)

Mint

Mo Casa de Moneda de México, Mexico, Mexico (1535-date)

Comments

1954 Mintage was stopped due to inflation which meant the 10 peso coin next year would be the exact same size as this one, so to prevent confusion it was decided to not release that year anymore to wait a year for the "5-Peso-size" 10 Peso coin to appear.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1951 Mo 4 958 000 $ 11 $ 11 $ 22 $ 22 35%
1952 Mo 9 599 000 $ 14 $ 14 $ 14 $ 18 40%
1953 Mo 20 376 000 $ 12 $ 15 $ 15 $ 18 $ 22 58%
1954 Mo 30 000 $ 130 4%

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 5 Pesos
Katz
Auction 69
Lot 3115
Internet Archive
Oct 29, 2022 1952 Mo AU USD 16.89
(EUR 16.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 5 Pesos
Katz
Auction 69
Lot 3116
Internet Archive
Oct 29, 2022 1953 Mo AU USD 17.95
(EUR 17.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 5 PesosPicture 1 of a sold 5 Pesos
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Select Auction 232121
Lot 64540
Internet Archive
May 26, 2021 1954 Mo UNC
(ANACS MS64)
USD 264.00
(incl. buyer's premium)

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