2012 US Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof Set

The 2012 United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters Silver Proof Set™ contains proof quality examples of the five 2012-dated releases of the America the Beautiful Quarters Program®, each struck from 90% silver.

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Coins struck as part of the America the Beautiful Quarters Program contain reverse designs emblematic of sites of national interest from around the United States, the District of Columbia and the five US territories. The series debuted in 2010 and features five new strikes released annually as part of it until fifty-six sites have been honored in the program – one from each state, the District of Columbia and the five territories.

As each of the five coins of this set are struck from 90% silver, the complete set has a total silver weight of 0.904 ounces.

2012 America the Beautiful Quarters

Included in the 2012 Quarters Silver Proof Set are:

  • 2012-S El Yunque National Forest Quarter
  • 2012-S Chaco Culture National Historical Park Quarter
  • 2012-S Acadia National Park Quarter
  • 2012-S Hawaii Volcanoes National Park Quarter
  • 2012-S Denali National Park Quarter Quarter

Coins found in the set are struck from 90% silver to proof quality at the US Mint’s facility in San Francisco.

Issue Information

Coins are encased in a protective lens to preserve their finish.

Release Date

The 2012 Quarters Silver Proof Set was released to the public on January 10, 2012.

Issue Price

When issued, these sets cost $41.95 from the US Mint.

U.S. Mint Production Facility

An "S" on each coin in the set indicates they were struck at the US Mint’s facility in San Francisco.

Designer & Sculptor / Engraver

John Flanagan’s portrait of George Washington is shown on the obverse of all of the America the Beautiful Quarters. It was first featured on the circulating 1932 quarter dollar.

Reverse designs are emblematic of the selected sites of national interest – El Yunque National Forest of Puerto Rico, Chaco Culture National Historical Park of New Mexico, Acadia National Park of Maine, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park of Hawaii and Denali National Park of Alaska.

Coin Specifications

Face Value: $.25
Finish: Proof
Composition: 90% Silver, 10% Copper
Standard Weight: 6.250 g
Standard Diameter: 0.955 in.
24.26 mm
Edge: Reeded

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