Tomorrow, January 7, 2014 at 12:00 Noon ET, the United States Mint will begin sales of the 2014 America the Beautiful Quarters Proof Set. This product marks the first appearance of this year’s five new quarter designs.
The five America the Beautiful Quarters for this year feature:
- 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 in Florida
Larger images of the reverse designs for each of these coins can be found in this post. The obverse of each coin contains the 1932 portrait of George Washington designed by John Flanagan.
The 2014 America the Beautiful Quarters Proof Set features the five coins struck in the standard composition used for circulation consisting of 91.67% copper and 8.33% nickel. The coins are produced at the San Francisco Mint and carry the “S” mint mark.
Standard pricing for the set is $14.95 each, plus applicable shipping and handling. This price is unchanged from the prior year. Sets purchased through the US Mint’s online subscription program are priced at a 10% discount or $13.45 per set. The offer of discounted pricing for certain subscription products is new for this year.
This product carries no stated product limit and has no maximum mintage. There are no household ordering limits.
The five coins included in the set will also be available in the full annual 2014 Proof Set, scheduled for release on March 25, 2014 and priced at $31.95.