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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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2010 2011 S America the Beautiful National Park Proof Sets in Original Lens Case

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1992 US MINT~SILVER~PREMIER~PROOF SET~~CAMEOS~~OGP

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1985 P+D U.S. Mint Set ~ Kennedy Washington Roosevelt Jefferson Lincoln US Coins

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1999 THRU 2003 U.S. MINT PROOF SETS 5 SETS FOR ONE PRICE FREE SHIPPING I-892

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1984 S Proof Set 10 Pack Nice Original Boxes US Mint 50 Coin Lot

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Extremely RARE!!! 1957 Unopened Mint Proof Set! Possible Rare Errors/Varieties!

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Extremely RARE!!! 1956 Unopened Mint Proof Set! Possible Rare Errors/Varieties!

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2010 U.S. PRESIDENTIAL $1 COIN PROOF SET - NICELY DONE!

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1994 United States Silver Proof Coin Set Complete OGP & COA

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1992 1C - 50C United States Premier Silver Proof Set OGP & COA

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2004 and 2005 US Mint Silver Proof Sets w Box and COA's

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1988 United States Proof set w/ box- original!

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1973-S PROOF SET

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1953 PROOF SET

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US COINS 1989-S US MINT ORIGINAL PROOF SET 5 COINS w/BOX

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1987 United States Proof set w/ box- original!

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1964 US Mint Silver Proof Set In Brand New Capital Holder BN30

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1985 United States Proof set w/ box- original!

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1981-S U.S. Mint Proof set with Susan B. Anthony dollar. 5368

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1964-2017 100 coins (P&D) Complete Set Kennedy Half Dollars in Dansco Album

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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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