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¼ Dollar "Washington Quarter" California - Silver Proof

Features

Country United States
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2005
Value 1/4 Dollar = 25 Cents (0.25 USD)
Currency Dollar (1785-date)
Composition Silver (.900)
Weight 6.25 g
Diameter 24.3 mm
Thickness 1.75 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
References KM# 370a
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.

Commemorative issue

California

Series: United States Mint's 50 State Quarters® Program

Obverse

The portrait in left profile of George Washington, the first President of the United States from 1789 to 1797, is accompanied with the motto "IN GOD WE TRUST" and the lettering "LIBERTY" and it is surrounded with the face value and the inscription "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA"

Lettering:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
IN
GOD WE
TRUST
LIBERTY
S
QUARTER DOLLAR

Engraver: John Flanagan

John Flanagan (1865–1952)was a sculptor who was known for his designs for coins and medals.

Reverse

Naturalist and conservationist John Muir admiring Yosemite Valley's monolithic granite headwall and a soaring California condor.

Lettering:
CALIFORNIA
1850
JOHN
MUIR
DE
YOSEMITE
VALLEY
2005
E PLURIBUS UNUM

Translation:
California
1850
John
Muir
de
Yosemite
Valley
2005
Out of Many, One

Engravers: Don Everhart , Alfred Maletsky

Donald Nelson Everhart II is an American coin and medal engraver-medalist, and sculptor who has worked for the private Franklin Mint, as a freelance designer, and since 2004 has worked for the United States Mint in Philadelphia.

Edge

Reeded

Mint

S United States Mint, San Francisco, United States (1854-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
2005 S 1,679,600 5.29 Proof

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