U.S. Mint Proof Sets are designed to be the finest examples of U.S. coinage available and are perfect for recognizing special occasions. Whether you want to acknowledge a birthday, an anniversary, a wedding, or even to celebrate a historical event or the founding of company, these coins make a unique and lasting impression.
Enjoy proof sets that are considered to be the finest examples of U.S. coinage available. Proof coins are struck from specially selected and polished planchets (coin blanks). The dies used to strike these coins are specially prepared as well and highly polished. The planchets are hand fed into the striking press and special care is taken during the handling and packaging of the proof coins. Proof coins are struck twice to ensure an increased sharpness in detail. The coins also exhibit a mirror finish because of the polished die and planchet.
The sets include the Lincoln cent, Jefferson nickel, Roosevelt dime, Washington quarter. The sets also include the Kennedy half dollar struck in 40% silver. The U.S. Mint Proof Set comes in like new condition, in the original plastic display case as sealed by the U.S. Mint, and includes the original Mint packaging envelope.