United States Mint will be releasing The Ozark National Scenic Riverways Silver Coin On July 11th 2017. This coin is the third coin of the 2017 5oz silver bullion coin (total 5 coins in 2017) in America the Beautiful (ATB) Quarter Series and the 38th coin in the entire ATB series. Minted from 0.999 pure Silver and weighing 5 troy ounces, these coins are in BU (Brilliant Uncirculated) condition.
The obverse of the coin features the portrait of George Washington, the First President of the United States of America designed by the great sculptor, John Flanagan, this illustration has been used on all Quarter Dollar coinage in US since 1932.The obverse also includes Inscriptions, “THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,” “QUARTER DOLLAR,” “LIBERTY,” and, “IN GOD WE TRUST.” The reverse of the coin shows Ronald D. Sanders design of Ozark National Scenic Riverways and the Alley Mill, a famous converter of wheat to flour along with the historic depiction of Alley Mill, “OZARK RIVERWAYS,” “MISSOURI,” and “E PLURIBUS UNUM” are inscribed around the coin, along with the year, “2017.”
Like all of the other coins in this silver bullion coin series, each of the Ozark Coins will be made of five ounces of .999 fine silver and feature a diameter of three inches. This series of coins were authorized by Congress under the America’s Beautiful National Parks Quarter Dollar Coin Act of 2008 which became Public when it was signed by President George W. Bush. All 2017 America the Beautiful Coins ships in a plastic capsule, quantities of 10 ship in a mint tube, and quantities of 100 ship in a mint-strapped monster box. Coins ship in tubes or monster boxes will not ship with plastic capsules. The United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2017 America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin–Ozark National Scenic Riverways on July 11 at noon Eastern Time (ET).