25 Cents KM318 United States

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Country United States
Value 25
Denomination Cents
KM# 318 Dates 2001 Notes 50 State Quarter (New York)

Obverse

In the center is a profile of George Washington facing left. He is wear a parliamentary wig tied with a bow at the back. Above him is written "LIBERTY" and below him is written "QUARTER DOLLAR". Below his chin to the left is written "LIBERTY", and to the right of him, starting level with his earlobe, is written in small lettering "IN GOD WE TRUST", with IN and TRUST on their own separate lines. Below this, level with Washington's bow, is the mint mark, either a D, a P or an S.

Reverse

A silhouette of New York state featuring the Hudson River and the Urie canal. Slight obscuring the silhouette to the left is the Statue of Liberty, with the upper part of her pedestal visible. Written on the right-hand side of the silhouette is "GATEWAY TO FREEDOM", protuding about halfway outside the state outline. Above the Statue of Liberty's torch is written "NEW YORK" and below it to the right of her torch is written "1788". Below the statue is written "2001" and at the bottom of the coin in small lettering is written "E PLURIBUS UNUM". To the left of the words NEW YORK is an arc of four stars, and to the the right of them another seven stars which end at Manhattan island.

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