The 1953 proof set has numismatic value. Keep reading to learn more about this collectible set.

1953 Proof Set

Specifications

Type: Proof Set
Year: 1953
Number of Coins: 5
Face Value: $0.91
Issue Price: $2.10
Silver Weight: .61488 oz.

The 1953 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
1953 Philadelphia 128,800

Value

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 $11.13 as of June 02, 2020. This melt value is calculated from the current silver spot price of $18.10 per ounce.

The 1953 proof set is worth around $190.

 

Sources:

The Red Book


See also:

1954 Proof Set
1955 Proof Set
1956 Proof Set