The Banco de México issued Mexican Peso coins in 9 different denominations, including this 1 Mexican Peso coin. They are part of the Mexican Peso and Centavos coins series. The Banco de México started issuing these 1 Mexican Peso coins in 1996. They are currently still in circulation.
The bi-metallic $1 Mexican peso coin, like all Mexican coins in circulation today, features the national coat of arms and the text ‘Estados Unidos Mexicanos’, which translates as ‘the United Mexican States’. The eagle devouring a snake has multiple meanings, including the triumph of good over evil, common in Christian ideology, and important indigenous cultural symbolism that pre-dates the colonial era.
Do you have a 1 Mexican Peso coin? Here's how to exchange it for cash:
- Indicate how many 1 Mexican Peso coins you want to exchange
Click on the 'Add to Wallet' button
The exchange value has been added to your online wallet.
Repeat these steps for any other notes and coins you want to exchange. Complete checkout and get paid within 5 days of receiving your currencies. To exchange your 1 Mexican Peso coin for cash: add it to your wallet now!
1 MXN = £0.01784
You get: £0.02
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