1. A Polygon having 5 sides and 5 interior angles.
2. The Pentagon is a huge five-sided building near
Washington, D.C., that contains offices of the
Department of Defense.
Serving as the headquarters for the United States Department of Defense, The Pentagon, is the largest office building in the world, with more than six million total square feet of space, including corrdors that stretch 17.5 miles. Completed in 1943, The Pentagon has been the logistical hub for all U.S. Military operations for more than five decades.
This uniquely shaped coin commemorates the Pentagon's central role in protecting the American people and defending America's interests throughout the world. The obverse features a detailed rendering of the Pentagon depicted agains the backdrop of an American Bald Eagle. The reverse contains the seal of each branch of America's Armed Forces as well as the official seal of the U.S. Department of Defense.
Minted in a brass alloy, this coin contains an antique bronze finish. Each coin comes packaged with a header card that describes the Pentagon in full detail. To protect your coin's finish, try one of our durable Lucite capsules. This distinctive coin is sized to fit a 50 mm capsule.