Mexico 1996 Priest (Sacerdote) 1/4 oz. Gold NGC PF-70 Ultra Cameo
This Gem Proof coin is part of the Olmec Collection. Pictured is a scene of a priest (Sacerdote) or high dignitary surrounded by a wavy rattlesnake. Rattlesnakes are often represented in the Mesoamerican cultures and their importance started with the Olmeca civilization and later spread to other cultures. The face value of this 1/4 oz. 999 fine gold coin is 25 new pesos. Comes in clear protective capsule. This coin has been certified by NGC as a PF-70 ultra cameo, the highest grade possible for a proof coin.