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what type of coin is this and what does the pictures mean? Answered

i found this strang mexican coin but i still don't know what it is. i have a question , two of them
1 what does the picture with the eagle or dragon mean and 
2 what does the pictures around the coin mean.

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blkhawk

Best Answer 5 years ago

It is a Mexican coin. The motto reads in English "United States of Mexico". The eagle biting the snake refers to an Aztec legend about the founding of the Aztec capital city.

BlkHawk is right. It's 2 pesos. Last I heard the exchange rate was $1 US to $10 Mexico. So this is about 20 cents US.

thank you , you helped me understand what it means thanks