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Aztec collection: Jaguar stone of the suns

The original sculpture has four heads representing the four ages or suns that precede the fifth sun.  The first of such ages is represented by a jaguar and the number "4", a number symbolizing the earth sun or night sun while the jaguar represents the earth’s fertility. This coin shows the jaguar’s head with its jaws open and characteristic spots. Only three numbers can be seen as one corner of the coin is destroyed.

These gold coins are available in three different weights: 1, 1/2, and 1/4 Oz., with a face value of 1000-, 500-, and 250-Peso, respectively.


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Central Veracruz collection: Ceremonial hatchet

Undoubtedly, this figure is the best example of the ritual implements related to the ball game. The motif of this gold coin collection is the profile of a human being with a helmet in the form of a fish, thus certifying how important the ocean was for this culture.

These gold coins are available in three different weights: one, 1/2, and 1/4 Oz., with a face value of 100-, 50-, and 25-New Pesos, respectively.


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Obverse

Mayan collection: Personage of Jaina

The small Jaina island was used by Yucatan Mayas as a necropolis during the III and IX centuries. Thousands of terra-cotta painted figures have been unburied from this place. These figures are very expressive and show a clear image of the Mayan society during its golden period.

These gold coins are available in three different weights: 1, 1/2, and 1/4 Oz., with a face value of 100-, 50-, and 25-New Peso, respectively.


Reverse

Obverse

Olmec collection: Priest

The reverse side of the Olmec collection gold coins shows a scene of a priest or high dignitary surrounded by a wavy rattlesnake. Rattlesnakes are often represented in the Mesoamerican cultures and their importance started with the Olmec civilization and later spread to other cultures.

These gold coins are available in three different weights: 1, 1/2, and 1/4 Oz., with a face value of 100-, 50-, and 25-Peso, respectively.


Reverse

Obverse

Teotihuacan collection: Feathered serpent

This design shown on the reverse side, represents a detail of the "QUETZALCOATL TEMPLE", one of the most powerful Gods in the Teotihuacan civilization to whom special rituals were dedicated.

These gold coins are available in three different weights: 1, 1/2, and 1/4 Oz., with a face value of 100-, 50-, and 25-Peso, respectively.


Reverse

Obverse

Toltec collection: Eagle

The main motif of this gold coin is the Eagle and it shows a representation of an eagle eating a heart. This bird was one of the most adored animals by the Toltecs. The surrounding line of the coin is based on an ornament of a Chaac-Mool arm.

These gold coins are available in three different weights: 1, 1/2, and 1/4 Oz., with a face value of 100-, 50-, and 25-Peso, respectively.


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Obverse

Technical information

Gold Quality Diameter
(mm)
Fineness
1 Oz. Brilliant uncirculated and Proof 34.5 .999
1/2 Oz. Brilliant uncirculated and Proof 29.0 .999
1/4 Oz. Brilliant uncirculated and Proof 23.0 .999