Mexican Political Medals, F. Madero & P. Gonzales Garza #110975

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Mexican Political Medals, F. Madero & P. Gonzales Garza  #110975
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First medal is a silver 1914 portrait of Francisco Madero, president of Mexico, who ousted then-dictator Porfirio Diaz. He was assassinated on February 22, 1913 in Mexico City after being arrested by Diaz loyalists. The reverse commemorates events of 1914. Silver, 26mm, looped. Unc. Second is a 1920 bronze medal commemorating the end of the revolution. Pablo González Garza mentioned on the medal was a Mexican General during the Mexican Revolution. He is considered to be the main organizer of the assassination of Emiliano Zapata. The obverse copies the 20 centavos coins of the time. Bronze, 33mm, Unc. State: Mexico City: Date: 1914, 1920