The 2019 United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Silver
Proof Set™ features all five 2019 America the Beautiful Quarters minted
in 99.9 percent silver. The silver in these coins can be seen by viewing
the edge of the coin in the lens. The coins are then packaged in a
protective lens to showcase and maintain their exceptional finish.
The 2019 edition of the United States Mint America the Beautiful
Quarters Silver Proof Set is the 10th annual release of five quarters in
Each coin in this series features a common obverse (heads) with the
1932 portrait of George Washington by John Flanagan, restored to bring
out subtle details and the beauty of the original model. Inscriptions
are “UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,” “LIBERTY,” “IN GOD WE TRUST,” and
The 2019 reverse (tails) honors these sites with unique designs:
Lowell National Historical Park in Massachusetts
The design depicts a mill girl working at a power loom with its
prominent circular bobbin battery. A view of Lowell, including the Boott
Mill clock tower, is seen through the window. Inscriptions are
"LOWELL," "MASSACHUSETTS," "2019," and "E PLURIBUS UNUM."
American Memorial Park in the Northern Mariana Islands
The design depicts a young woman in traditional dress at the front of
the Flag Circle and Court of Honor. She is resting her hand on the
plaque whose text honors the sacrifice of those who died in the Marianas
Campaign of World War II. Inscriptions are "AMERICAN MEMORIAL PARK,"
"N. MARIANA ISLANDS," "2019," and "E PLURIBUS UNUM."
War in the Pacific National Historical Park in Guam
The design portrays American forces coming ashore at Asan Bay,
strengthening the number of troops on the island in the fight for Guam
and its eventual liberation. Inscriptions are "WAR IN THE PACIFIC,"
"GUAM," "2019," and "E PLURIBUS UNUM."
San Antonio Missions National Historical Park in Texas
This design depicts elements of the Spanish Colonial Real coin to pay
tribute to the missions. Within the quadrants are symbols of the
missions: wheat symbolizes farming; the arches and bell symbolize
community; a lion represents Spanish cultural heritage; and a symbol of
the San Antonio River represents irrigation methods and life-sustaining
resources. Inscriptions are "SAN ANTONIO MISSIONS," "TEXAS," "2019," and
"E PLURIBUS UNUM."
Frank Church River of No Return Wilderness in Idaho
This design depicts a piloted drift boat on the rushing river
encompassed by the trees and rock formations of the Wilderness.
Inscriptions are "RIVER OF NO RETURN," "WILDERNESS,” “IDAHO," "2019,"
and "E PLURIBUS UNUM."
This coin program commemorates the 100th anniversary of the
founding of The American Legion on March 15, 1919, by members of the
American Expeditionary Forces occupying Europe after World War I. The
American Legion’s primary focus is on service to veterans, service
members, and communities. The American Legion was founded on four
pillars: Veterans Affairs and Rehabilitation, National Security,
Americanism, Children and Youth, and was incorporated by Congress the
same year as a patriotic veterans’ organization devoted to mutual
Join us in celebrating The American Legion’s 100 years of service!
Obverse: The obverse (heads) design, depicts two children standing
and reciting the Pledge of Allegiance, the little girl proudly wearing
her grandfather’s old American Legion hat. Inscriptions are “LIBERTY,”
“2019,” “IN GOD WE TRUST,” and “I PLEDGE ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG…”
Reverse: The reverse (tails) design completes the phrase from the
obverse “I PLEDGE ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG….OF THE UNITED STATES OF
AMERICA.” The design depicts an American Flag waving atop a high
flagpole as seen from the children’s point-of-view from the ground
below. The American Legion’s emblem is featured just above the flag.
Additional inscriptions are “E PLURIBUS UNUM,” and “HALF DOLLAR.”
The introductory price of $25.95 will be in effect from noon ET on
March 14, 2019, through 3 p.m. ET on April 15, 2019, after which the
regular price of $30.95 will be in effect.
Denomination: Half Dollar
Composition: 8.33% Nickel, Balance Copper
Weight: 11.340 grams
Diameter: 1.205 inches
Mint and Mint Mark: San Francisco - S..