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Why order this 2021 5 oz. Silver America the Beautiful Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site Quarter
The America the Beautiful Series draws to a close with this 2021 5 oz Silver Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site. The Tuskegee Airmen were predominantly African-American bombardiers, navigators, and pilots who trained at Gnel Field, Kennedy Field, Molon Field, Shorter Field, and the Tuskegee Army Air Fields and went on to fight in World War II. This issue is perfect for patriotic collectors who honor the sacrifices made by members of the military.
Striking Tuskegee Airmen Design by Chris Costello
Obverse: Like other releases in this series, the one features John Flanagan's left-side portrait of President George Washington on the obverse. The President is flanked by two inscriptions, "LIBERTY" and "IN GOD WE TRUST." The name of the issuing country, "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA," and the coin's face value, "QUARTER DOLLAR," are inscribed along the rim.
Reverse: The reverse design was created by Chris Costello and sculpted by Phebe Hemphill. It shows a Tuskegee Airman getting ready to take to the skies with Moton Field's control tower in the background and two P-51 Mustangs flying overhead. At the top of the design is the inscription "THEY FOUGHT TWO WARS." The image is encircled by a rim frame that bears four inscriptions, "TUSKEGEE AIRMEN," "ALABAMA," "2021," and "E PLURIBUS UNUM."
Virtually Flawless MS69 ER
The experts at Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) graded this coin Mint State 69. That means that it appears perfect to the naked eye. NGC also certified the coin Early Releases because it was submitted for grading within a month of its initial mint release.
Don't miss your chance to own this America the Beautiful 2021 5 oz. Silver Tuskegee Airmen National Historic Site Quarter.
This 2021 Tuskegee Airmen 5 oz. Silver America the Beautiful ATB Coin NGC MS69 ER is proudly minted by the U.S. Mint. The United States Mint was founded in 1792 and manufactures circulating, collectible, and bullion coinage.
|Year of Issue:||2021|
|Release Type:||Early 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:||Tuskegee Airman pilot|