1 oz Silver Icons of Route 66 Shield Missouri Gateway Arch
The Icons of Route 66 Series, taking customers on a journey across the most famous highway in America, continues with Missouri. Starting in Illinois, each shield in the series features a unique landmark from one of the 8 states Route 66 passes through.
This second release of the Icons of Route 66 Series is a perfect way to continue the adventure. Add this 1 oz Silver Icons of Route 66 Missouri Gateway Arch Highway Shield to your cart today!
Second In Series: 1 oz Silver Icons of Route 66 Shield Missouri Gateway Arch
For the last two decades of Route 66’s official existence, travelers marveled at the Gateway Arch, standing high above the Mississippi River celebrating the accomplishments of early pioneers. The arch symbolizes a time when St. Louis was the last city before the arduous journey through the American West. At 630 feet, the arch is the world’s tallest arch and the tallest man-made monument in the Western Hemisphere. Visitors can travel to the top and gaze out over Missouri and Illinois, seen from respective sides of the arch.
This second release will be offered as a limited-production run, adding even greater collectible appeal on top of the truly one-of-a-kind design and .999 fine Silver content. Buy the Gateway Arch Silver Highway Shield and start, or continue, your own Icons of Route 66 collection today.
Icons of Route 66 Series
After officially opening November 11, 1926, this 2,448-mile road became the backdrop for family road trips and spurred economic growth across the country. This two-lane highway connected Chicago with Los Angeles and provided a way to discover the beauty and quirkiness of America.
The Icons of Route 66 Series takes some of the most unique and iconic landmarks that dotted the roadside of Route 66 and brings them to life in .999 fine Silver. From the first release featuring the towering Gemini Giant of Illinois, to the final release showcasing a true California icon, this Silver series is ideal for any collector of Route 66 or Americana items – or those who just want to take a ride down memory lane. This series will feature 8 of the iconic Route 66 landmarks representing each state along U.S. Route 66.