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 1905-1955
Value 5 Pesos (5 MXP)
Currency Peso (1863-1992)
Composition Gold (.900) (Copper .100)
Weight 4.1666 g
Diameter 19 mm
Thickness 1.05 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 28708
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 464
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

Republic eagle with lettering over it.

Script: Latin

Lettering: ESTADOS UNIDOS MEXICANOS

Translation: United Mexican States

Reverse

Value in words, Mint letter and year. Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla bust looking left.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
CINCO PESOS
M * 1955

Translation: Five Pesos

Edge

Smooth with lettering

Lettering: INDEPENDENCIA Y LIBERTAD

Translation: Independence and Freedom

Mints

M Casa de Moneda de México, Mexico, Mexico (1535-date)
M United States Mint, Philadelphia, United States (1792-date)

Comments

For the 1906 dated coins, 4,000,000 were minted at the United States Mint in Philadelphia.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1905 M 18 000 5%
1906 M 4 638 000 $ 290 13%
1907 M 1 088 000 5% Over date variety 1907 over 1906 exists
1910 M 100 000 1.9%
1918 M 609 000 $ 450 4% Over date variety 1918 over 1917 exists
1919 M 506 000 4%
1920 M 2 385 000 12%
1955 M 48 000 $ 160 $ 200 $ 230 $ 230 72% 1,767,645 pieces restruck during 1955-1972. 89,000 matte restrucks during 2000-2009.

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 5 PesosPicture 1 of a sold 5 Pesos
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Select Auction 232238
Lot 64574
Internet Archive
Sep 15, 2022 1905 M AU
(NGC AU55)
USD 1020.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 5 PesosPicture 1 of a sold 5 PesosPicture 1 of a sold 5 PesosPicture 1 of a sold 5 Pesos
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Select Auction 232243
Lot 64571
Internet Archive
Oct 20, 2022 1906 M UNC
(NGC MS63)
USD 276.00
(incl. 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 232239
Lot 65578
Internet Archive
Sep 22, 2022 1906 M UNC
(NGC MS63)
USD 360.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 5 PesosPicture 1 of a sold 5 PesosPicture 1 of a sold 5 PesosPicture 1 of a sold 5 Pesos
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Select Auction 232218
Lot 61644
Internet Archive
Apr 28, 2022 1906 M UNC
(NGC MS64)
USD 264.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 5 PesosPicture 1 of a sold 5 Pesos
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232118
Lot 61551
Internet Archive
May 5, 2021 1906 M UNC
(PCGS MS65)
USD 384.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 5 PesosPicture 1 of a sold 5 Pesos
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232053
Lot 65462
Internet Archive
Dec 30, 2020 1906 M UNC
(PCGS MS65)
Unsold
Picture 1 of a sold 5 PesosPicture 1 of a sold 5 PesosPicture 1 of a sold 5 PesosPicture 1 of a sold 5 Pesos
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232053
Lot 65461
Internet Archive
Dec 30, 2020 1906 M UNC
(NGC MS65)
USD 300.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 5 PesosPicture 1 of a sold 5 Pesos
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232050
Lot 62473
Internet Archive
Dec 9, 2020 1906 M UNC
(NGC MS63)
USD 432.00
(incl. 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 232240
Lot 61556
Internet Archive
Sep 29, 2022 1907 M – Over date variety 1907 over 1906 exists UNC
(NGC MS62)
USD 504.00
(incl. 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 232239
Lot 65579
Internet Archive
Sep 22, 2022 1910 M UNC
(NGC UNC Details (Obverse Cleaned))
USD 264.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
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