1870C Mexico 8E NGC MS63

$14,098.00 USD


This coin represents a period of reconstruction and stabilization in Mexico.

The obverse features the Mexican coat of arms. This includes an eagle perched on a cactus, clutching a snake in its beak and talon, which is a traditional Aztec symbol. Surrounding the coat of arms is the inscription "REPUBLICA MEXICANA," indicating the issuing country as the Mexican Republic. This symbolizes national pride and the sovereignty of Mexico.

The reverse displays the denomination "8 E" (8 Escudos) prominently, along with other identifying features like the year of minting (1870) and the mint mark "C" for Culiacán.