NGC Launches America’s National Treasures Label for 5-Ounce Silver Quarters

Posted on 12/17/2010

New label will feature a vibrant design for the America the Beautiful Quarters Program.

2010 5 oz. silver Yellowstone quarter
NGC Oversize Holder
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NGC is introducing the America’s National Treasures™ large format certification label to be used with the upcoming 5-ounce silver quarters.

The new 5-ounce silver quarters are three inches in diameter and, when certified by NGC, are encapsulated using the NGC Oversize Holder. Specially for this coin, NGC is also introducing an EdgeView gasket for the Oversize Holder that holds the coin firmly in place while leaving portions of the edge clearly visible. The weight and metal fineness of these coins appears on their lettered edges.

The America’s National Treasures label is automatically applied to all submissions of America the Beautiful 5-ounce silver quarters and does not need to be requested specifically. The coins themselves should be submitted using Modern Tier and select Oversize Holder Service for an additional $25 per coin. NGC is waiving the minimum coin requirement on all submissions of these coins, and a submission as small as a single coin will be accepted using the Modern Tier.

Coins received by NGC within their first 30 days of release are eligible for the Early Releases designation. Submitters desiring this designation should submit their coins within the applicable time period using Modern Special Tier and request Oversize Holder Service. The America’s National Treasure Series label will be used and the words EARLY RELEASES will appear beneath the grade.

Questions regarding submission procedures can be directed to NGC Customer Service using the online contact form or by calling 1-800-NGC-COIN (642-2646).





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