Bank of Mexico
134 x 66 mm
Memorial. Published to mark the centenary of the Mexican Revolution, a major armed struggle that began in 1910 with an uprising led by Francisco I. Madeiro against a longtime autocrat, Porfirio Díaz. It ended in 1920. A corn stalk in the transparent window.
A locomotive carrying revolutionary troops. In the center left, "La Adelita", which became the archetype of the warrior woman in Mexico during the Revolution.
A fragment of a work of art by David Alfaro Siqueiros, showing the people in arms with the leaders of the Revolution.
Printer: Bank of Mexico