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2016-W Gold Standing Liberty Quarters

September 8, 2016 0 Comments

Just released is the United States Mint’s new offering in their gold centennial series, the 2016 Gold Standing Liberty Quarter.

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The mintages have been released and the coin is now for sale. Only 100,000 units will be produced and breaking from past tradition, the United States Mint is only allowing 1 coin to be sold per household. This is preventing from coin dealers gobbling up the coins and marking up the prices.

The coin’s specifications are as follows:

  • Denomination: Quarter
  • Finish: Business Strike
  • Composition: 99.99% Gold
  • Content:.9999 Fine Gold (7.776 grams)
  • Diameter: 0.866 inch (22.00 mm)
  • Weight: 0.2500 troy oz. (7.776 grams)
  • Thickness: 0.064 inch (1.63 mm)
  • Edge: Reeded
  • Mint: West Point
  • Mint Mark: W

The gold Standing Liberty Quarter is the second of three coins to be released this year to commemorate popular coin designs that were struck 100 years ago.

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The three coins in the Centennial Gold Series are:

  • Gold Mercury Dime
  • Gold Standing Liberty Quarter
  • Gold Walking Liberty Half Dollar (not yet released)

The 2016-W Gold Standing Liberty Quarter comes encapsulated and placed in a beautifully designed, black matte, wood presentation case accompanied with a Certificate of Authenticity.

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