Why Buy This PF70 First Releases 2022-S American Innovation Tennessee Reverse Proof Dollar?
The first coins of the American Innovation series were struck by the U.S. Mint in 2018. These unique coins are scheduled to run through 2032, with four designs being released each year. The specimen offered on this page has a reverse proof finish and bears the 2022 American Innovation Tennessee design which honors the Tennessee Valley Authority and rural electrification. This dollar coin was originally part of a 2022-S American Innovation reverse proof set that contained all four American Innovation designs released in 2022.
- Numismatic Guaranty Company (NGC) certified this coin.
- This 2022-S Tennessee American Innovation dollar boasts a gorgeous Reverse Proof finish.
- The historic San Francisco Mint struck this coin.
- This coin is $1 legal tender in the issuing nation of the United States.
- This coin weighs 8.1 grams and has a clad composition.
Electricity in Rural Tennessee
Obverse: The work of Justin Kunz is displayed on the obverse. This design shows the Statue of Liberty from the side. The obverse also includes a stylized gear privy mark that represents industry and innovation, which will only appear on 2022 American Innovation Dollars. Each year, the American Innovation Dollar series features a new one-year-only privy mark. If you’re looking for the date or “S” mint mark, both of these can be found on the edge of the coin.
Reverse: This 2022 American Innovation coin displays the Tennessee design, which shows power lines in a rural area. The focus of this design is how the Tennessee Valley Authority brought electricity to rural Tennessee.
NGC PF70 First Releases
This coin was given the First Releases (FR) designation, which indicates it was submitted to Numismatic Guaranty Company (NGC) within 30 days of its release date. No imperfections were found when it was examined, so it was awarded a perfect Proof 70 (PF 70) grade.