Mexican 100 Pesos Silver Coin | 1977-1979National Arms Reverse Design: Bust Design Unique Features: Mints all over the world began withdrawing silver coinage and replacing it with copper-nickel pesso. InMexico introduced its first ever Cien pesos 1977 value coin, a crown sized coin struck in silver of. The obverse design features the Mexican coat of arms, an eagle clutching a snake while it perches on a prickly pear cactus.
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National Arms Reverse Design: Bust Design Unique Features: Mints all over the world began withdrawing silver coinage and replacing it with copper-nickel versions. In , Mexico introduced its first ever Pesos coin, a crown sized coin struck in silver of.
The obverse design features the Mexican coat of arms, an eagle clutching a snake while it perches on a prickly pear cactus.
Originally a catholic priest, Morelos was recruited into the rebellion by leader Miguel Hidalgo and his strategic prowess quickly gave him the rank of colonel. He became leader of the rebellion after Hidalgo's death in He won 22 victories, secured most of the Pacific coast line from the Spanish and helped in forming the National Constituent Congress of Chilpancingo. In November of he was defeated in Tezmalaca was taken prisoner and brought to Mexico City where he was tried and executed by firing squad on December 22, for treason.
In his honor, the state of Morelos and city of Morelia are named after him. Besides the Pesos coin Morelos' legacy has also been portrayed on the 50 peso note and 1 peso coins from to Type Set Coin Collecting.
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