In 2009 the US MINT produced the "United States Mint 2009 District of Columbia & U.S. Territories Quarters Proof Set™ (Q09) containing six quarters. The quarters feature the Five US Territories and the District Of Columbia (Washington DC). Each 2009 quarter is made of copper nickel clad alloy, like coins minted for circulation. However, the coins are made using special proof dies and are struck more than one time to give the coins a distinct mirror-like detailed image. This attractive 6 coin set comes housed in a protective hard plastic holder. All six 2009 quarters show an S mint mark behind George Washington's portrait indicating that the were minted at the US government's mint in San Francisco California. You will find one of each of the following 2009 S mint quarters in each set: Washington Capital City (District of Columbia) 2009 clad quarter Puerto Rico clad 2009 US quarter Guam silver clad 2009 US quarter American Samoa clad 2009 US quarter U.S. Virgin Islands 2009 US clad quarter Northern Mariana Islands 2009 clad US quarter United States Mint 2009 District of Columbia & U.S. Territories Quarters Proof Set™ (Q09) Here is what the official US MINT says about their 2009 official government issued proof quarters: "The United States Mint 2009 District of Columbia and U.S. Territories Quarters Proof Set contains six new quarter-dollar coins honoring the District of Columbia and the five U.S. territories. Enjoy the unique character of the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands as portrayed on these beautiful works of art. These coins are a shining embodiment of the United States Mint’s commitment to quality and excellence."
Brilliant Uncirculated / Proof