The silver Libertad is the official bullion coin of Mexico. Each contains 1 oz of .999 fine silver making these coins eligible for purchase in a precious metals IRA. The 2016 Mexican silver Libertad is treasured for its beautiful artisanship and value.
The front of the silver Libertad coin features a statue of Victoria, the winged goddess of victory, on a pedestal between the towering volcanoes of Popocatépetl and Iztaccíhuatl, important symbols of Aztec mythology. The back of coin features the national shield of Mexico surrounded by coats of arms from the past in an intricate circular pattern.
Libertad coins were first minted in 1981 and are unique in that they have lower mintages, making them prized by collectors and sought after by investors for their fine silver content and bullion pricing.
2016 Silver Libertad coins are guaranteed by the Bank of Mexico. They are struck at the oldest mint in the Americas, La Casa de Moneda de México, the national mint of Mexico established in 1535.