USA 25-CENTS (KM519)
USA 25-CENTS (KM519)

USA 25-CENTS (KM519) Puerto Rican Amazon / Common Coquí

In 2010, the US Mint launched the "America the Beautiful" quarters program. Five quarters will be issued each year through 2020 (and one in 2021), for a total of 56 different designs. Each quarter will depict a national park or site from each of the 50 states, the federal district, and each territory).

Puerto Rico's coin honouring El Yunque National Forest features two beasts: the Common Coquí tree frog, and a Puerto Rican Amazon parrot. Unfortunately, the parrot is critically endangered.

Specifications

  • Diameter: 24.1 mm
  • Composition: Copper-Nickel clad copper
  • CAT#: KM519

Obverse Legend

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA QUARTER DOLLAR

Reverse Legend

EL YUNQUE PUERTO RICO 2012 E PLURIBUS UNUM

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