The 2010-S United States Mint “America the Beautiful” Proof Set contains 5 coins.
Each of the five quarters bears the “S” mint mark of the United States Mint at San Francisco.
The 2010-S set includes (5) Washington quarters honoring:
- Hot Springs National Park
- Yellowstone National Park
- Yosemite National Park
- Grand Canyon National Park
- Mt. Hood National Forest
Following up on the popularity of the 50 State Quarters Program, Congress authorized the production of new circulating commemorative quarters that will honor a site of “natural or historic significance” from each of the 50 states, 5 U.S. territories, and the District of Columbia. Five designs will be released each year, in the order the coins’ featured locations were designated national parks or national sites.
- Diameter: 24.3 mm
- Edge: Reeded
- Weight: 5.67 grams
- Composition: Outer layers of copper-nickel (.750 copper, .250 nickel) bonded to inner core of pure copper