Collectors can get the latest America the Beautiful Quarters product from the United States Mint and it includes three Everglades National Park Quarters.
Available on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at noon ET is the 2014 Everglades National Park Quarters Three-Coin Set. Found inside the set are three different versions of the US quarter to include:
- one uncirculated quarter from the US Mint facility in Philadelphia
- one uncirculated quarter from the US Mint facility in Denver
- one proof quarter from the US Mint facility in San Francisco
The three America the Beautiful Quarters are attached to the same durable display card in clear blisters which allow for viewing of both the obverse (heads side) and reverse (tails side) of each included coin. On the front of the display card is a photographic image of the national in Florida. The back side includes brief information about the park, the quarters struck to honor it and a certificate of authenticity.
Everglades quarters appear as the fifth and final 2014-dated release from the Mint’s America the Beautiful Quarters Program®. United States Mint Artistic Infusion Program Designer Joel Iskowitz created the reverse image of the coin which depicts an anhinga with outstretched wings standing on a willow tree in the foreground with a roseate spoonbill visible behind. The reverse was sculpted by Joseph Menna.
US quarters celebrating national parks and sites date back to 2010. Five new quarters are issued annually in the series with each depicting a different site of national interest. The five 2014-dated US quarters honor:
- Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Tennessee
- Shenandoah National Park in Virginia
- Arches National Park in Utah
- Great Sand Dunes National Park in Colorado
- Everglades National Park of Florida
Ordering US Quarters Three-Coin Sets
2014 Everglades America the Beautiful Quarters Three-Coin Sets may be ordered from the United States Mint website. Orders are accepted online at www.usmint.gov, or by calling 1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468).
Everglades quarters launched into circulation by the Federal Reserve Bank system on November 3, 2014. Rolls and bags of circulation quality coins were also made available for purchase from the U.S. Mint on that same day.