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The U.S. Mint Proof Sets 1936 to Date

Proof coinage means special early samples of a coin issue, historically made for checking the dies and for archival purposes. Proof Sets and the proof coins they contain can usually be distinguished by their sharpness of detail, high edge and extremely brilliant mirror like surface. All proffs are originally sold by the U.S. Mint at a premium.

Proof coins were not struck during 1943-1949 or 1965-1967. Sets from 1936 through 1972 include the cent, nickel, dime, quarter and half dollar. From 1973 through 1981 the dollar was also included. The dollar is also included from 2000 to date. Beginning in 1999, proof sets also contain five different statehood quarters.

2005 U.S. Mint Proof Sets

2005 U.S. Mint Proof Sets

Today Proof sets are often struck in greater numbers specially for coin collectors. Preparation of a proof striking usually involved polishing of the dies. Modern U.S. proof coins are often treated with chemicals to make certain parts of the design take on a frosted appearance, and the fields taking on a mirror finish. Most proof coins are double struck.

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1976 United States Bicentennial Three Coin Silver Proof Set #H28

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1993 United States Mint Silver Proof Set OGP #SP6

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1979 United States Mint Proof Set With Original Box

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1977 United States Mint Proof Set With Original Box

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1982 United States Mint Proof Set With Original Box

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1984 S United States Mint Proof Set in Original Purple Box

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1991 S United States Mint Proof Set With Original Box

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1987 United States Mint Proof Set in Original Purple Box

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1983 United States Mint Proof Set in Original Blue Box

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1996 S United States Mint Proof Set in Original GreenBox with COA

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Lot of 2 Proof Sets 1968 & 1969 US Proof Sets 40% Silver Original Mint Boxes

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1994 s Silver Proof Set

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1968 Proof set US Mint - 5 Coins

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1972S US Mint Proof Coin Set

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2005S US Mint Proof Coin Set

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1971-S United States Mint Proof Set * In Original Box * Five Piece Coin Set

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2008S US Mint Proof Coin Set

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1992 S US Mint Proof Coin Set

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2009S US Mint Proof Coin Set

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1989 Proof Set

1989 Proof Set

The best place to purchase Proof Sets is at eBay. Most proof sets are inexpensive except for sets produced in the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s.


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