Mint Offers 2012 ATB Silver Quarter Proof Sets

Posted on January 11, 2012 by

On January 10, 2012 the U.S. Mint offered its first 2012 product, which was the America the Beautiful Quarters 5 Piece Silver Proof Set.

The 5 new quarter designs honor El Yunque National Forrest 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.

Every coin the Proof Set bears the “S’ mint mark denoting that the coins were struck at the San Francisco Mint. All 5 quarters in the Proof Set are composed of 90% silver with approximately 0.950 ounces of silver.

The Mint is offering the 2012 Silver Proof Set at a price of $41.95. With today’s price of silver, the silver content of all 5 quarters is worth about $27.10. Indicating that the Mint is selling the coins at about $15 over the spot price of silver.





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