Mexico 1910 Centennial Gold Medal of Independence
Diameter: 2 inches, weight: 118.6 grams, fineness: not stated. A gold medal struck in 1910 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the independence of Mexico from Spain. A green-gold, matte finish is presented on this example struck in very high relief. The obverse depicts a battle scene with 16 DE SEPTIEMBRE DE 1810 above; the reverse shows an ornate angel above three seated figures with CENTENARIO DE LA INDEPENDENCIA MEXICANA above and the date, 1910 below. A case is included but is not the original case of issue.
- This gold medal tested with a fineness of 18k.