Why Choose This Specimen 70 First Strike 2016-P 5 oz. Silver Theodore Roosevelt National Park America the Beautiful Quarter with a Mercanti Signed Label?
This 2016 Theodore Roosevelt National Park quarter is part of the US Mint's America the Beautiful series. It's made of .999 fine silver and weighs 5 Troy oz. However, this is not the standard bullion version. It has a burnished finish and was struck at the Philadelphia Mint.
Striking North Dakota Landscape
The obverse of all coins in the America the Beautiful series is the same other than the presence or lack of a mintmark. This quarter has a "P" Mint mark because it is a collectible version.
The design on the reverse shows more than just Theodore Roosevelt National Park, it also shows Theodore Roosevelt. He can be seen observing the area that would later become the park.
Specimen 70 First Strike and a Label Signed by Mercanti
The Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) experts examined this coin carefully, but they couldn't find any flaws. That's why it was awarded a perfect Specimen 70 grade. Since it was submitted for grading during its first 30 days of issue it received the First Strike designation. The label showing its grade has John Mercanti's signature.
Order while you can, this PCGS Specimen 70 First Strike 2016-P Theodore Roosevelt National Park 5 oz. silver America the Beautiful quarter with a Mercanti signed label could be a part of your collection.
|Year of Issue:||2016|
|Release Type:||First Strike|
|Label/Signature:||Mercanti Signed Label|
|Display Weight:||5 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||155.5162 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||5 oz|
|Legal Tender:||United States|
|Obverse Design:||George Washington bust facing left|
|Reverse Design:||Theodore Roosevelt on horseback|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||John Flanagan|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||Joel Iskowitz and Phebe Hemphill|