2011 Glacier National Park Quarter 100-Coin Bag

The 2011 Glacier National Park Quarter 100-Coin Bag contains 100 circulation quality strikes of the seventh coin to appear as part of the America the Beautiful Quarters™ Program.

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The coins in the bag will feature reverse designs emblematic of Glacier National Park, which is located in Montana. The strikes will be circulation quality with the buyer able to choose if they would like coins from the US Mint’s facility in Philadelphia or the US Mint’s facility in Denver – the two locations responsible for striking the circulating coins used in the United States.

Three more America the Beautiful Quarters will be struck in 2011 followed by another 45 in the next nine years.

2011 America the Beautiful Quarters

Shown below is a list of the five America the Beautiful Quarters due to be struck in 2011, in their correct order:

  • 2011 Gettysburg National Military Park Quarter representing Pennsylvania
  • 2011 Glacier National Park Quarter representing Montana
  • 2011 Olympic National Park Quarter representing Washington
  • 2011 Vicksburg National Military Park Quarter representing Mississippi
  • 2011 Chickasaw National Recreation Area Quarter representing Oklahoma

The Glacier National Park Quarter will be featured in several products from the US Mint aside from these 100-coin bags including two-roll sets, proof sets, mint uncirculated sets, etc.

Issue Information

The Mint typically packages the 100-coins in a small bag imprinted with "U.S. MINT QUARTERS $25.00". Sewn into the closing stitches of the bag is a label indicating the specific strike of Glacier National Park Quarters.

Release Date

The Glacier 100-Coin Bags show a release date of April 4, 2011 from the US Mint.

Issue Price

Similar releases earlier in the year sold for $49.95.

U.S. Mint Production Facility

Each bag includes 100-circulation quality strikes from the US Mint facility in Denver or the US Mint facility in Philadelphia – buyer’s choice.

Designer & Sculptor / Engraver

George Washington, the first President of the United States, will still be featured on the obverse (heads side) of all of the America the Beautiful Quarters. His image has been found on the quarters since 1932. The portrait is based on the original work of John Flanagan.

Mount Reynolds is shown off in the distance with a mountain goat shown much closer on the reverse. It was designed by Barbara Fox and sculpted by Charles Vickers.

Coin Specifications

Face Value: $.25
Finish: Circulation (Business Strike)
Composition: 8.33% Ni
Balance Cu
Standard Weight: 5.670 g
Standard Diameter: 0.955 in.
24.26 mm
Edge: Reeded

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