2011-P 5 oz Silver ATB Vicksburg SP-70 PCGS (First Strike)

2011-P 5 oz Silver ATB Vicksburg SP-70 PCGS (First Strike)

The Vicksburg National Park is the fourth 2011 release in the U.S. Mint’s America the Beautiful 5 oz bullion series. This coin is the burnished version and graded a perfect SP-70 by PCGS, with First Strike attributes.

Coin Highlights:

  • Contains 5 oz of .999 fine Silver.
  • Graded a perfect SP-70 by PCGS.
  • First Strike designation guarantees the coin to be struck within the first 30 days of production.
  • Beautiful burnished finish with "P" mintmark.
  • Obverse: Portrait of George Washington originally designed by John Flanagan, with the inscriptions of "United States of America", "Liberty", "In God We Trust" and "Quarter Dollar".
  • Reverse: Depiction of the USS Cairo, a Union ironclad gunboat that sank in the Mississippi River during the Battle of Vicksburg. In 1964, the ship was raised from the riverbed and restored to allow park visitors a look into Civil War life.
  • Guaranteed by the U.S. Mint.


Protect and display your burnished Vicksburg coin in style by adding an attractive display or gift box to your order.

These coins are sought after by investors for their .999 fine Silver content, and demanded by collectors for their artistic value. Add this attractive 5 oz Silver America The Beautiful coin to your collection today!

These coins have been specially treated after the striking process to achieve a very noticeable matte finish. These are the collector's edition ATB coins, and they carry the 'P' mint mark. Vicksburg National Military Park in Mississippi honors the 47-day siege laid on the Confederate fort by Union soldiers.

The Union's victory at Vicksburg allowed the North to control the mighty Mississippi River and eventually win the war. Vicksburg National Military Park also protects and maintains the Vicksburg National Cemetery. This park is the final resting place for 17,077 Civil War casualties. Of those lost, the identities of 12,909 are unknown.


America The Beautiful 5 oz Coin Series (2010 – 2021)


In 2010, the United States Mint launched the America The Beautiful Quarter series, the mint’s first ever 5 ounce coin, and their largest silver bullion coin to-date. The new quarter series includes a total of 56 quarter-dollar coins, each with a design of a National Park or National Site from one of the 50 states, 5 U.S. Territories and Washington D.C. The obverse design of the 5 oz America The Beautiful coin duplicates exactly the design of the America the Beautiful clad quarters used in circulation, except much bigger. The mint makes two versions of the 5 oz Silver National Park coin: a Bullion version with a shiny proof-like finish made for investors, and an Uncirculated version with a matte-like finish made for collectors. This version includes a U.S. Mint Box and certificate of authenticity, and features “P” mintmark, whereas the Bullion version does not have a mintmark. The Bullion version has higher mintages and is available through authorized bullion dealers like APMEX, while the Uncirculated version is available through the U.S. Mint directly as well as APMEX, with much smaller mintages.


All America The Beautiful 5 oz silver coins in the series have the same obverse of George Washington in a restored version of the portrait created by John Flanagan for the 1932 Washington Quarter. The reverse on each America The Beautiful Quarter includes an individual design for each National Park. Unlike the reeded edge of the normal quarter coins in circulation, the America The Beautiful Silver bullion coins have a smooth edge inscribed with the coin specifications: ".999 FINE SILVER 5.0 OUNCE".


The program is authorized by Congress under Title II of the America’s Beautiful National Parks Quarter Dollar Coin Act of 2008.

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