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Bitcoin to Mexican peso conversion
this page last updated:: Wed 22 Nov 2017
Convert Bitcoin to Mexican peso
The Peso used to be the primary legal tender in the USA prior to the introduction of the US Dollar in 1792. The value of the US Dollar was based on the Peso and issued at the same value. Despite the introduction of the Dollar, the Peso was still accepted as legal tender in the US until the Coinage Act of 1857.
Bitcoin to Mexican peso table