US legal tender coins were once produced with 90% silver in many of the popular denominations still in production today. Coins such as the US quarter, dime, half dollar, and dollar were available until 1964 with 90% silver content and 10% copper. Although modern coins now have a cupro-nickel alloy, that doesn’t mean there aren’t collectible options for these legal tender coins. Right now, 2021 George Washington Pinnacle Black Ruthenium Quarters are available to purchase online at Silver.com.
- Ships to you in a protective capsule with an included display stand and Certificate of Authenticity!
- All-new design on the reverse for the US legal tender quarter for 2021!
- Impressive 24-karat gold plating and Black Ruthenium plating!
- Consists of a cupro-nickel alloy.
- Bears a face value of $.25 (USD) backed by the federal government.
- The obverse side depicts President George Washington.
- On the reverse field is an image of General Washington leading his forces across the Delaware River.
Each of the 2021 George Washington Pinnacle Black Ruthenium Quarters available here comes with a protective capsule for the coin and a small display stand. The display allows you to put the coin on display in an upright position so that both design elements are visible. Each one comes with a Certificate of Authenticity. These legal tender coins have a beautiful combination of black ruthenium plating and 24-karat gold plating. In this case, the black ruthenium is on the background fields and the 24-karat gold is on the design elements.
The new design on the reverse of the 2021 George Washington Quarter is in honor of the 245th anniversary of the attack on Trenton, New Jersey. The success of the attack on the Hessians gave the American morale a boost before the Continental Army and the British Army retired to winter quarters for the season.
The obverse side of 2021 George Washington Pinnacle Black Ruthenium Quarters comes with an image of President George Washington. The left-profile image was created in 1932 for the quarter to mark the 200th anniversary of his birth. It has featured on the obverse of the coins since 1932 with only modernizations to the appearance of the image.
On the reverse field of 2021 George Washington Pinnacle Black Ruthenium Quarters is a depiction of the Crossing of the Delaware. The artwork shows General Washington aboard a boat leading his forces across the river to amass in New Jersey before marching toward Trenton for the surprise attack.
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