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Mexican 50 Peso
Mexican 50 Peso is the official gold coin of the Mexican mint and is considered amongst the largest bullion coins minted for currency. Each coin contains 37.5 grams (1.2057 oz) of gold in an alloy of 90% gold and 10% copper (21.6 karat). These are popularly referred to as Centenario and were first minted in 1921 to commemorate Mexico's 100th independence anniversary. Its obverse side contains the image of Winged Victory