WASHINGTON — The United States Mint will open sales for the 2015 America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coin–Blue Ridge Parkway (product code SN3) starting July 7 at noon Eastern Daylight Time (EDT).
The coin is priced at $149.95; however, as with all products sold by the United States Mint containing precious metals, the price is subject to change.
America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Uncirculated Coins are struck in .999 fine silver and display the “P” mint mark indicating production at the United States Mint at Philadelphia. Each coin is enclosed in a protective plastic capsule and placed in an attractive presentation case. A certificate of authenticity is included.
The current authorized limit for both numismatic and bullion 2015 America the Beautiful Five Ounce Silver Coins–Blue Ridge Parkway is 65,000 coins across both options. An announced maximum mintage limit of 30,000 coins has been issued for the America the Beautiful Five Ounce Blue Ridge Parkway Uncirculated Coin. However, based on demand, the United States Mint has the flexibility to mint and issue more than the minimum of 35,000 America the Beautiful Five Ounce Blue Ridge Parkway Silver Bullion Coins so long as we do not exceed the 65,000 coin limit.
Orders will be accepted at https://catalog.usmint.gov/coin–programs/america–the–beautiful–quarters/ and at 1–800–USA–MINT (872–6468), while hearing– and speech–impaired customers with TTY equipment may order at 1–888–321–MINT. Please visit the United States Mint website for information about our shipping options: catalog.usmint.gov/customer–service/shipping.html.
About the United States Mint
The United States Mint was created by Congress in 1792 and became part of the Department of the Treasury in 1873. It is the nation’s sole manufacturer of legal tender coinage and is responsible for producing circulating coinage for the nation to conduct its trade and commerce. The United States Mint also produces numismatic products, including proof, uncirculated, and commemorative coins; Congressional Gold Medals; and silver and gold bullion coins. The United States Mint’s numismatic programs are self–sustaining and operate at no cost to taxpayers.
Note: To ensure that all members of the public have fair and equal access to United States Mint products, orders placed prior to the official on–sale date and time of July 7, 2015, at noon EDT, shall not be deemed accepted by the United States Mint and will not be honored.