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Why add the 2018 Block Island 5 oz. Silver America the Beautiful Specimen Coin PCGS SP69 FS Flag Label to your collection?
Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) bestowed the very high collector grade of Specimen 69 (SP69) on this 2018 Block Island 5 oz. Silver America the Beautiful Specimen coin. It also qualified for the coveted FS designation and was preserved for future generations with the coveted Flag Label. The coin was struck by the U.S. Mint at the Philadelphia facility. The series is struck on 5 oz. .999 fine silver planchets.
Block Island, American Migratory Bird Habitat
The reverse of the coin honors the National Wildlife Refuge located on Block Island, Rhode Island. The area is crucial to the over 95 species of migratory birds that travers America's East Coast. The image is one of a black-crowned night heron in flight with the Block Island landscape and landmarks in the background. The obverse features the William Cousins-modified John Flanagan image of President George Washington that has appeared on the circulating quarter dollar since 1932.
SP70 collector grade and sought-after FS designation
Specimen coins are specifically struck for collectors using more care and better handling than business strikes. The SP69 grade offers excellent value to collectors who seek examples with spectacular eye appeal and luminous, original surfaces. First Strike designated coins are a sought-after collector specialty.
Order your 2018 Block Island 5 oz. Specimen Silver America the Beautiful coin PCGS graded SP69 with the collectible FS designated Flag Label from ModernCoinMart today.
|Year of Issue:||2018|
|Release Type:||First Strike|
|Display Weight:||5 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||155.517 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||5 oz|
|Legal Tender:||United States|
|Obverse Design:||George Washington bust facing left|
|Reverse Design:||Night Heron over Cow Cove|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||John Flanagan|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||Chris Costello|