The Puerto Rico Quarter Collection features one uncirculated quarter each from the Denver (D) and Philadelphia (P) mints. Puerto Rico is the second District and Territories quarter of 2009.
This quarter with Puerto Rico on back features a sentry box, symbolizing Puerto Rico’s strength and solitude. The official flower, the Puerto Rican Hibiscus, is shown as well as the inscription “Isla del Encanto,” which translates to “The Island of Enchantment.” The sentry box and the walls of San Juan represent Puerto Rico’s rich history, geographical location and defensive role.
This two-coin set of brilliant uncirculated U.S. Minted quarter dollars is an educational and convenient way to collect every quarter in the 56-coin series. The colorful tri-fold card includes interesting historical facts about the state and the significance of its quarter design. It includes notable natives, population and other interesting statistics to study and enjoy. The collection opens up to a 5″ x 15″ vertical tri-fold.
Year of Issue: 2009
This was part of the 2009 District of Columbia and U.S. Territories Quarters Program, which was a follow-up to the 50 State Quarters Program. Fact Sheet
Check out the El Yunque National Forest Quarter that was part of the America the Beautiful Quarters program as well to complete your Puerto Rico Quarter set.