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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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2005-S US Mint Proof Set

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1990 US Eisenhower Prestige Proof Set

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1995 Premier Silver PROOF Coin Set - United States Mint - KU859

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2003 S 5 COIN 90% SILVER UNITED STATES PROOF SET 1009K

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1961-1964 US Proof Sets with Original Envelopes And Papers

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1991 United States Proof Set

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United States proof set 1985 S

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United States proof set 1990 S

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United States proof set 1988 S

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United States proof set 1983 S

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United States proof set 1980 S

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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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