# What is the value of 1998 proof set?

## What is the value of 1998 proof set?

The silver melt value for this set is $11.64 as of July 12, 2022. This melt value is calculated from the current silver spot price of $18.93 per ounce. The 1998 S silver 5-piece proof set in its original government packaging is worth around $33.

### What year proof sets are most valuable?

Modern U.S. Proof Set Coin Values

Date & Type | Total Sets Sold | Avg. Sell Value |
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1937 | 5,542 | $3,000.00 |

1938 | 8,045 | $1,400.00 |

1939 | 8,795 | $1,250.00 |

1940 | 11,246 | $1,000.00 |

#### What is a 1997 proof set worth?

The coins include the Kennedy Half Dollar, Washington Quarter, Roosevelt Dime, Jefferson Nickel, and Lincoln Cent. The US Mint also issued the 1997 Prestige Proof Set (Buy on eBay). This expanded set contained the 1997 Botanic Gardens Commemorative Dollar. These sets were priced at $57.00 and sold 80,000 units.

**Are proof sets worth collecting?**

It’s considered a low-risk investment with excellent potential to increase in value. Because proof coins are more rare and produced in smaller numbers with a higher level of quality control, you can expect these coins to hold and increase in value.

**What coin was minted in 1998?**

Each set contained five coins: One example each of the Lincoln Cent, Jefferson Nickel, Roosevelt Dime (Copper-Nickel Clad), Washington Quarter (Copper-Nickel Clad), and Kennedy Half Dollar (Copper-Nickel Clad)….1998-S Proof Set.

Currency Type | Dollar |
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Coin Weight | 31.07 Grams – g |

Dimensions | Various |

## Is a proof coin better than uncirculated?

What is the difference between Proof, Brilliant Uncirculated and bullion coins? Proof coins are the highest standard of commemorative coin produced by The Royal Mint. Brilliant Uncirculated coins and bullion coins are struck to a similar standard, without the extra finishing and detail provided on Proof coins.

### How can you tell a proof coin UK?

Proof coins are struck twice instead of just once like regular coins, but this one extra strike gives the coins a much shinier, clean-looking finish and makes the intricate details of the design pop. Most proofs can be identified by their mirror-like background.

#### What is a 1994 proof set worth?

Priced at $21.00 each, the final sales for the 1994 Silver Proof Set reached 636,009, representing an increase from the previous year. The US Mint separately offered the 1994 Silver Premier Set, which included the same coins in a different style of packaging. This version was priced $37.50 and sold 149,320 units.

**What is a proof coin UK?**

What are Proof coins? Proof coins are the highest quality commemorative coins. Their sharpness, detail and finish are unrivalled, making them perfect for collectors looking for highest levels of craftsmanship and detail. The dies used to strike Proof coins are hand-finished to ensure that all imperfections are removed.

**Do proof sets increase in value?**

## How do I know if I have a proof coin?

Appearance. Proof coins are struck twice instead of just once like regular coins, but this one extra strike gives the coins a much shinier, clean-looking finish and makes the intricate details of the design pop. Most proofs can be identified by their mirror-like background.