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2 edition of Mexican silver found in the catalog.

Mexican silver

by Jake Logan

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Published by Berkley in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJake Logan
ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 1279 vol. 10
The Physical Object
Pagination184 p. ;
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24515423M
ISBN 10042511838X
LC Control Number98816652
OCLC/WorldCa20702340

Recently, there was a debate in the Mexican Congress on the proposal to monetize the Silver Libertad Coin. The debate took place during a forum for “The Promotion of Savings for Mexicans.” If Mexico decided to monetize its Silver Libertad Coin, it could have a severe impact on the silver market and : Steve St. Angelo. Looking for books by Bille Hougart? See all books authored by Bille Hougart, including Little Book of Mexican Silver Trade and Hallmarks, and Native American and Southwestern Silver Hallmarks, and more on

Fully hallmarked on the reverse. Pictured on p. 44 of MEXICAN SILVER by Penny Morrill & Carole Berk. This design also used on the cover of Bille Hougart's THE LITTLE BOOK OF MEXICAN SILVER TRADE AND HALLMARKS. Spratling designs are featured in the permanent 20th Century Mexican silver collection at Los Angeles County Museum of Art - LACMA. The Little Book of Mexican Silver Trade and Hallmarks book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This new revised edition is the /5.

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