Why purchase this 2017-S Proof Silver George Rogers Clark National Historical Park America the Beautiful Quarter?
The George Rogers Clark National Historical Park quarter is the 40th release in the America the Beautiful Quarters series issued by the U.S. Mint. The park was established in 1966 in honor of Lieutenant Colonel Clark, whose efforts during the American Revolution led to American expansion west of the Appalachians. This 2017-S Proof Quarter is struck from 0.1808 Troy oz. of .900 fine silver measuring 24.3 mm in diameter.
Dramatic Commemorative Imagery
Featured on the reverse is the image of Lieutenant Colonel George Rogers Clark actively leading his battle-ready frontiersmen during the American Revolution. The design created by Frank Morris and Michael Gaudioso is surrounded by the inscriptions "GEORGE ROGERS CLARK," "INDIANA," "2017" and "E PLURIBUS UNUM."
The portrait of George Washington sculpted by New York artist John Flanagan in 1932 adorns the obverse. Inscribed "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA," "LIBERTY," "IN GOD WE TRUST" and "QUARTER DOLLAR," along with the San Francisco "S" mintmark.
Flawless Proof 70 with ModernCoinMart's Exclusive U.S. Mint 225th Anniversary Label
This exciting coin, graded a perfect Proof 70, was submitted for grading within the first thirty days of release to Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC). The 2017-S Silver Proof George Rogers Clark National Historical Park America the Beautiful Quarter is sealed in an NGC holder accompanied by MCM's exclusive 225th Anniversary U.S. Mint celebratory label, certified First Releases.
Add this perfectly graded 2017-S Silver Proof America the Beautiful Quarter to your collection today!
|Year of Issue:||2017|
|Release Type:||First Releases|
|Variety:||From Limited Edition Silver Proof Set|
|Label/Signature:||Exclusive U.S. Mint 225th Anniversary Label|
|Weight in Grams:||6.250 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.2009 oz|
|Legal Tender:||United States|
|Obverse Design:||George Washington bust facing left|
|Reverse Design:||George Rogers Clark Leading Troops|