Why purchase the 2018 Voyageurs National Park 5 oz. Silver quarter?
The 43rd release of the America the Beautiful Quarters series produced by the U.S. Mint honors the state of Minnesota and its Voyageurs National Park. The park, originally proposed by the Minnesota Legislature in 1891, was officially established in 1975. This spectacular 76.2 mm diameter bullion coin is struck by the Philadelphia Mint from 5 Troy oz. of .999 fine silver.
Gorgeous Wildlife Design by Patricia Lucas-Morris and Joseph Menna
The reverse features a tranquil park scene portraying a common loon swimming beside a magnificent rock cliff face. Inscriptions include "VOYAGEURS," "MINNESOTA," "2018" and "E PLURIBUS UNUM."
The likeness of George Washington appears on the obverse. The classically styled portrait sculpted by John Flanagan in 1932 is surrounded by the inscriptions "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA," "LIBERTY," "IN GOD WE TRUST" and "QUARTER DOLLAR," with ".999 FINE SILVER 5.0 OUNCE" on the coin's smooth edge.
Virtually Flawless Deep Proof Like Mint State 69
This 2018 Voyageurs National Park 5 oz. Silver America the Beautiful coin has been authenticated and reviewed by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) and deemed to be in nearly perfect Mint State 69 condition. The coin has also been certified Deep Proof Like (DPL), possessing deeply mirrored fields and heavily frosted design elements on both sides. Submitted for grading within the first thirty days of release, the coin additionally earned the designation First Releases.
Add this impressively graded America the Beautiful 5 oz. Voyageurs National Park quarter to your collection today!
|Year of Issue:||2018|
|Release Type:||First Releases|
|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:||Common Loon with Rock Cliff|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||John Flanagan|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||Patricia Lucas-Morris|