The 1938 proof set has numismatic value. Keep reading to learn more about this collectible set.


Type: Proof Set
Year: 1938
Number of Coins: 5
Face Value: $0.91
Issue Price: $1.89
Silver Weight: .61488 oz.

The 1938 proof set contains five different coins, and three of them are 90% silver. The coins include: the penny, nickel, silver dime, silver quarter, and silver half dollar.

Series Location Quantity Minted
1938 Philadelphia 8,045


This 5-piece proof set is worth a lot more than its weight in silver. But just for reference, the silver melt value for this set is $18.18. This melt value is calculated from the current silver spot price of $29.57 per ounce.

The 1938 proof set is worth around $1,800.



The Red Book

See also:

1937 Proof Set
1936 Proof Set