New America the Beautiful Quarters Coin: Great Basin National Park

United States Mint announced the launch of the 18th coin in the America the Beautiful Quarters Program, dedicated to The Great Basin National Park .


The  The Great Basin National Park has many amazing features – mountain peaks, caverns, desert oases and 4000 year old trees.

The coin’s reverse design shows the beauty and unique qualities of a Bristlecone Pine tree and the rocky glacial moraines where these trees are growing.


Great Basin National Park quarters produced for general circulation were released to the Federal Reserve Bank on June 10.

Technical Details:

Denomination: Quarter
Composition: 8.33% Nickel, Balance: Copper
Weight: 5.670 grams
Diameter: 0.955 in. 24.3 mm
Edge: Reeded
Mint and Mint Mark: San Francisco – S

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