The 2012 5 oz Silver America The Beautiful - Acadia National Park NGC SP70 First Release celebrates the famous National Park on Maine's southern coast. Established as a national site on July 8th, 1916, the park is home to 47,000 acres of wildlife and the tallest mountain on the U.S. Atlantic Coast. This quarter dollar contains five troy ounces of silver at .999 fineness.
The reverse features a coastal view of the Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse with its forest and ocean in the background. "ACADIA" is written along the top rim with the state of "MAINE", year-date "2012" and "E PLURIBUS UNUM" struck along the bottom rim. The obverse features the obverse of the every day United States Quarter Dollar coin. Struck along the top rim is "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA", along with "LIBERTY" and "IN GOD WE TRUST" on either side of George Washington's portrait. Struck along the bottom rim reads "QUARTER DOLLAR".
The Numismatic Guaranty Corporation has encased these 5 oz silver coins with a brown tag label with the distinguished mark of being a first release coin. It is graded SP 70, for specimen proof, and is labeled as a part of the America's National Treasures Series.
This is a key piece of the American scenic culture in sharing what the United States has to offer. Buy the The 2012 5 oz Silver America The Beautiful - Acadia National Park NGC SP70 First Release at Gainesville Coins today!
|Mint Mark:||P - Philadelphia|
|Actual Metal Weight:||5 ozt|
|Face Value:||Quarter Dollar|
|Mint:||United States Mint|
|Obverse Designer:||John Flanagan|
|Series:||America the Beautiful|
|Grade:||SP70 by NGC|