5 oz Silver America the Beautiful Coin Description:
America is the majestic Smoky Mountains, the wondrous volcanoes in Hawaii, the natural beauty of the Florida Everglades, and the breathtaking views of the Alaskan wilderness. These are truly just a few of the awe-inspiring images of America, perfectly commemorated with the America the Beautiful Silver Bullion Coin from the United States Mint. Each coin brilliantly depicts the national parks, national forests, and historical monuments that make America great.
Each coin is 5 Troy oz. of .999 fine silver
Based on the extremely popular 50 State Quarters program of the U.S. Mint
Five new coins released each year, depicting national parks, national forests, historic monuments
In 2008, follow the highly-successful 50 State Quarters program from the U.S. Mint, Congress passed the America's Beautiful National Parks Quarter Dollar Coin Act authorizing the production of the America the Beautiful coins.
The America the Beautiful coin program contains 56 all-new individual designs, including a coin for each of the fifty states, five United States territories, and Washington, D.C. The U.S. Mint began producing these coins in 2010 and plan to release five coins each year until 2021.
Each coin has been vapor blasted to achieve a matte finish. The America the Beautiful quarters are .999 pure silver with a total weight of 5oz., making each coin about five times the size of a circulated quarter. Selection varies and fulfillment is based on availability when order is placed.