Mexico 1908-M 10 pesos
This specimen was lot 2537 in Goldberg sale 103 (Los Angeles, February 2018), where it sold for $376. The catalog description noted, "Mexico. 10 Pesos, 1908-M. Head of Hidalgo left. PCGS graded MS-64. Ex Gene Autry Collection." This type was struck at the Mexico City mint 1905-10, 1916-20 and restruck in 1959.
Specification: 8.33 g, .900 fine gold, .241 troy oz AGW.
Recorded mintage: 4,638,000.
Catalog reference: Fr-166; KM-473.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 47th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
- Buttrey, T. V., and Clyde Hubbard, A Guide Book of Mexican Coins, 1822 to date, 6th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 1992.
- Utberg, Neil S., The Coins of Mexico, 1536-1963, San Antonio, TX, 1963.
- Goldberg, Ira, Larry Goldberg, John Lavender, Yifu Che, Jason Villareal and Stephen Harvey, Goldberg Sale 103: the Pre-Long Beach Auction, Los Angeles: Goldberg Coins and Collectibles, 2018.