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The Shawnee National Forest quarter is the first of 2016 and the 31st overall in the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program. This is the first 2016 release in the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program, minted at the U.S. Mint at San Francisco.
The reverse (tails) design features a close view of Camel Rock with natural vegetation in the foreground and a red–tailed hawk soaring in the sky overhead. Inscriptions are “SHAWNEE,” “ILLINOIS,” “2016” and “E PLURIBUS UNUM.”
Composition: 8.33% Nickel, Balance Copper
Weight: 5.670 grams
Diameter: 0.955 in. (24.3 mm)
Mint and Mint Mark: San Francisco – S