Explore the riches of the exquisite American landscape with the 2014 5 ounce silver America the Beautiful Shenandoah coin. The coin, struck by the U.S. Mint, displays the natural beauty of Shenandoah National Park. The coin is struck from .999 fine silver and is legal tender in the United States. This 25-cent face value coin is one of a total 56 different coins to be released in the America the Beautiful coin series.
A portrait of George Washington is defined on the obverse. Printed just below the portrait of Washington is the coin's 25-cent face value. A vision of a wayfarer climbing to the top of one of the lush Blue Ridge Mountains is rendered on the reverse. Inscribed along the rim of coin are the phrases "SHENANDOAH," "VIRGINIA," "E PLURIBUS UNUM," and the year, "2014."
Shenandoah National Park is situated along the Blue Ridge Mountain range in Virginia. The park covers 199,100 acres of land in the north-central region in the state of Virginia, near Skyline Drive. The drive runs over 100 miles and is close to the highest peak in the park. The coin's design shows a scene from the third highest peak in the park.
Add this magnificent 2014 5 ounce silver America the Beautiful Shenandoah coin to your growing collection at Gainesville Coins. Don't forget to revisit the site for future releases from the America the Beautiful coin series.
|Actual Metal Weight:||5 ozt|
|Face Value:||25 Cents|
|Mint:||United States Mint|
|Obverse Designer:||John Flanagan|
|Reverse Designer:||Phebe Hemphill|