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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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U. S. COINS 2005 SILVER PROOF SET

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2009 United States Mint Poof Set - 18 Coins

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2014 $1 Silver American Eagle NGC MS 69 First Releases

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1981 US Proof Set with Box

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(5) 1976 Bi-Centennial U.S. 6pc Proof Sets Eisenhower Dollar Original Mint Box

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US 2004 Proof Mint sets #128b-Original Box and COA Brand new

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U.S. 2000 Proof Mint Set #153b Great looking complete set

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1973 United States Proof Set

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LOT(6) U.S. PROOF MINT COIN SETS 1968,71,73(2),74(2)

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1954 U.S. MINT PROOF SET

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United States Mint 50 State Quarters Proof Set

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1968 United States Proof Set

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PROOF SETS (35 SETS)

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1991 Proof and Uncirculated Annual US Mint Coin Sets PDS 15 Coins

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1972 Proof and Uncirculated Annual US Mint Coin Sets PDS 16 Coins

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1977 us proof set

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2000 S US Mint Proof Set - Includes State Quarters

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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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