1 Centavo

1 Centavo -  obverse1 Centavo -  reverse

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Issuer Mexico
Period United Mexican States (1905-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1970-1973
Value 1 Centavo (0.01 MXP)
Currency Peso (1863-1992)
Composition Brass
Weight 1.5 g
Diameter 13 mm
Thickness 1.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 15 November 1995
Number N# 14458
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 418
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.


National arms above a spray of oak and laurel, eagle facing left.



Stylized sprig of wheat with three ears, the center ear dividing the denomination with the date and mint mark below.

1 C.
1973 Mo

Engraver: Lorenzo Rafael

Designer: Lorenzo Rafael




1972 over-date can be identified by a "shadow" above the 2. It is somewhat common.

1973 dated coins a rarer because only about 15% of them were released for circulation as the denomination was near useless at the time.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1970 Mo 1 000 000 $ 2.58 $ 2.27 $ 1.56 $ 1.35 64%
1972 Mo 1 000 000 $ 3.40 $ 3.41 49%
1972 Mo 1.0% 1972/2 overdate
1973 Mo 1 000 000 $ 9.25 23%

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