2012-S Silver Proof Acadia National Park Quarter
San Francisco Mint - 90% Silver Proof
Design: Features Harbor Head Lighthouse and Acadia's rough coastline. The design captures many representative elements of Acadia: the coastline, lighthouse, pine trees and the ocean.
In 2010, the United States Mint began issuing 56 quarter-dollar coins featuring designs depicting national parks and other national sites as part of the United States Mint America the Beautiful Quarters® Program.
Each coin in the series features a common obverse (heads side) with the 1932 portrait of George Washington by John Flanagan, restored to bring out subtle details and the beauty of the original model. Inscriptions are “UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,” “LIBERTY,” “IN GOD WE TRUST” and “QUARTER DOLLAR.”