25 cents - Rev. Dr. Pauli Murray

Series: USA - American Women Quarters

Image of 25 cents coin - Rev. Dr. Pauli Murray | USA 2024.  The Copper–Nickel (CuNi) coin is of Proof, BU, UNC quality.
Designed by Emily Damstra, Artistic Infusion Program Sculpted by: Joseph Menna, United States Mint Chief Engraver Depicts Reverend Dr. Pauli Murray’s eyeglass-framed face within the shape of the word “HOPE,” which is symbolic of Murray’s belief that significant societal reforms were possible when rooted in hope. A line from her poem “Dark Testament” that characterizes hope as “A SONG IN A WEARY THROAT” is featured as an additional inscription in the design. The included inscriptions are “UNITED STATES OF AMERICA,” “25₵,” “THE REVEREND DR. PAULI MURRAY,” and “E PLURIBUS UNUM.”