Mexico 1987 10 pesos
This type was struck 1985-90 and honors the hero of the war of independence, Miguel Hidalgo. The stress of inflation in the 1980's as Mexico squandered her oil bonanza caused many coin types to come and go.
Recorded mintage: 305,000,000.
Specification: 3.84 g, stainless steel, 19 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM 512.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 47th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.