The third release of the American Women Quarters series honors Wilma Mankiller, the first woman elected principal chief of the Cherokee Nation. Through her leadership, activism and social work, she became an influential and powerful voice for women, indigenous peoples and social justice. The new quarter depicts the seven-pointed star of the Cherokee Nation and a windswept Mankiller gazing into the future, wrapped in a traditional shawl. The coin's obverse features an updated bust of George Washington. Brilliant Uncirculated Philadelphia issue.