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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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2002 United States US Mint 10pc Clad Proof Set SKU1448

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2006 United States US Mint 10pc Clad Proof Set SKU1452

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1969 Moon MEN IN SPACE SERIES II 1st Ed Danbury Mint 925 Silver Proof Coin Set

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2006 San Francisco Old Mint Commemorative Proof 90% Silver Dollar Coin

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2011 United States Mint Silver Proof Set In OGP

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2015 United States Mint Silver Proof Set ~FREE EXPEDITED SHIPPING~

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Nice 1955,1956 & 1957 US Mint Proof Sets In Patriotic Vintage 3Yr.Capital Holder

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2013 limited edition silver proof set

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1993-S Proof Set Original Box 5 Coins w/Box US Mint

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1984-S US Proof Set Original Box 5 Coins Half Dollar Washington US Mint

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1983 S US Proof Set Original Box 5 Coins Kennedy Half Dollar Washington US Mint

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1959 US PROOF COIN SET (5 COINS)

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US Proof Set, 1994-S, 5 coins, Nice Cameo proofs

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US Proof Set, 1996-S, 5 coins, Nice Cameo proofs

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US Proof Set, 1980-S, 6 coins (AnthonyDollar)

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US Proof Set, 1978-S, 6 coins (Eisenhower Dollar)

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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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