2005 US Mint American Legacy Collection
Reminiscent of the United States Mint's Prestige Set from the 80’s and 90’s, the US Mint created this incredible collection of proof quality coins. There are 13 coins total in the 2005 US Mint American Legacy Collection, representing every coin the US Mint circulated that year.
The American Legacy Collection includes the entire 11 coin 2005 Proof Set, which contains the Lincoln cent, the Westward Journey Nickel Series™ “American Bison” and “Ocean in View” 5-cent coins, the Roosevelt dime, Kennedy half-dollar, Sacagawea dollar and all five of the Washington quarter-dollars minted for the 50 State Quarters® Program in 2005. The 5 state quarters include California, Minnesota, Oregon, Kansas and West Virginia, and are minted in the metal composition of Cupro-Nickel clad copper (8.3% Nickel). All 5 quarters share the same Washington obverse.
The collection also includes the Chief Justice John Marshall Silver Dollar and the Marine Corps 230th Anniversary Silver Dollar. The Justice Marshall Silver Dollar celebrates the 205th anniversary of the birth of one of the America’s legal icons. Minted in 90% silver and containing 0.7734 Troy oz of silver, this beautiful coin has a diameter of 38.1mm and a weight of 26.73 grams.
The final coin in the collection is the Marine Corps 230th Anniversary Silver Dollar. This Marine Corps Anniversary coin marks the 230th anniversary of the founding of the United States Marine Corps. On November 10, 1775, the Continental Congress authorized the formation of the U.S. Marines, and thus began an organization that is known to this day as possessing some of the fiercest warriors in the world who are living examples of the simple Corps philosophy: Honor. Courage. Commitment. This beautiful silver dollar, minted in 90% silver and containing 0.7734 Troy oz of silver, has a diameter of 38.1mm and a weight of 26.73 grams.
Minted in 2005 by the US Mint, these coins are in like new condition and include the original US Mint packaging. These proof quality coins meet the highest standards in the industry for craftsmanship and were carefully produced to represent the best possible version of the original models. Purchase the 2005 US Mint American Legacy Collection to own a lasting keepsake of America’s enduring legacy.