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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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2009 PRESIDENTIAL PROOF SET W/ COA HARRISON.TYLER,POLK

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United States Proof 1962 Cent~We Have Hundreds Of Proof Coins~Free Shipping

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United States Proof 1963 Cent~We Have Hundreds Of Proof Coins~Free Shipping

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2007 W $10 1/4 OZ. PROOF GOLD EAGLE PCGS PR70DCAM FIRST STRIKE POP 95 RARE KEY

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1991 W,P 4 COIN PROOF GOLD EAGLE SET NGC PF70 ULTRA CAMEO PERFECT SET, NEW SLABS

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2014 W $50,$25,$10,$5 PROOF GOLD EAGLE SET PCGS PR70 DCAM FIRST STRIKE LOW POP !

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United states proof set 1983

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1969-S Proof Set United States US Mint Original Government Packaging Box

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2013-S Presidential Dollar Proof Set US Mint No Box or COA

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(2) 2017 Limited Edition Silver Proof Set  Ships Sealed In Original Box

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Set Of 7 1971-1978 S Kennedys Proof D/CAM

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1960 UNITED STATES PROOF SET IN CAPITAL HOLDER LARGE DATE LINCOLN CENT

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2009 U.S. Mint Proof QUARTERS Set of 6 District of Columbia & U.S. Territories

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1971 S United States Proof Silver Eisenhower Dollar Coin

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1991 S United States Proof Set Complete In Original Mint Box With Coa.

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1992 S United States Proof Set Complete In Original Mint Box With Coa.

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1956 UNITED STATES PROOF SET IN CAPITAL HOLDER

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US MINT AMERICAN LEGACY COLLECTION PROOF SET 2005

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1950 UNITED STATES PROOF SET IN CAPITAL HOLDER

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1989 S United States Proof Set Complete In Original Mint Box With Coa.

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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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