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2012-W US Gold $5 Star-Spangled Banner Commemorative BU NGC MS70 Early Releases

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Certified NGC MS70 - Early Releases

2012-W US Gold $5 Star-Spangled Banner Commemorative BU

The United States Mint certifies that this coin is a genuine 2012 Star-Spangled Banner Five-Dollar Gold Coin, minted and issued in accordance with legislation passed by Congress and signed by the President on August 16, 2010, as Public Law 111-232. This coin was minted by the Department of the Treasury, United States Mint, and the designs shall be emblematic of the War of 1812, particularly the Battle of Baltimore that formed the basis for the lyrics of "The Star-Spangled Banner."

Coin Designs
The obverse (heads side) design of the 2012 Star-Spangled Banner $5 is emblematic of the theme "The Battles at Sea During the War of 1812." It depicts a naval battle scene from the War of 1812, with an American sailing ship in the foreground and a damaged and fleeing British ship in the background. Inscriptions are IN GOD WE TRUST, LIBERTY and 1812-2012.
The reverse (tails) design is emblematic of the theme "The Star-Spangled Banner" (the song). It depicts the first words of the Star-Spangled Banner anthem, O say can you see, in Francis Scott Key's handwriting against a backdrop of 15 stars and 15 stripes, representing the Star-Spangled Banner flag. Inscriptions are UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, E PLURIBUS UNUM and FIVE DOLLARS.

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