Why purchase this 2018 Cumberland Island National Seashore 5 oz. Silver Specimen America the Beautiful Quarter?
The U.S. Mint's America the Beautiful quarters series honors the natural splendor of the nation's protected historic sites and parks. This 44th release of the series, struck from 5 Troy oz. of .999 fine silver at the Philadelphia Mint, is dedicated to Georgia's Cumberland Island National Seashore.
Picturesque Salt Marsh Image by Donna Weaver and Don Everhart
A snowy egret is depicted with remarkable detail on the reverse, balanced upon a branch with its salt marsh habitat in the background. Inscribed "CUMBERLAND ISLAND," "GEORGIA," "2018" and "E PLURIBUS UNUM," with ".999 FINE SILVER 5.0 OUNCE" on the coin's smooth edge.
The image of George Washington is featured on the obverse. The portrait created by sculptor John Flanagan in 1932 is surrounded by the inscriptions "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA," "LIBERTY," "IN GOD WE TRUST," "QUARTER DOLLAR" and the "P" Mint mark.
Flawless Specimen 70 with First Strike Flag Label
Professional Coin Grading Service (PCGS) reviewed this 2018 Cumberland Island National Seashore 5 oz. Silver Specimen America the Beautiful Coin and determined it to be in perfectly struck Specimen 70 condition. The exceptional coin is encapsulated in a PCGS holder accompanied by a First Strike Flag themed certification label, confirmation that the coin was submitted to the grading service within the first thirty days of its release date.
This Specimen finish America the Beautiful Cumberland Island National Seashore 5 oz. Silver quarter will be a treasured addition to your collection!
|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:||Snowy Egret on a Branch|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||John Flanagan|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||Donna Weaver|