The 1956 proof set has numismatic value. Keep reading to learn more about this collectible set.

1956 Proof Set

Specifications

Type: Proof Set
Year: 1956
Number of Coins: 5
Face Value: $0.91
Issue Price: $2.10
Silver Weight: .61488 oz.

The 1956 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
1956 Philadelphia 669,384

Value

This 5-piece proof set is worth at least its weight in silver. The silver melt value for this set is $18.25 as of August 07, 2020. This melt value is calculated from the current silver spot price of $29.68 per ounce.

The 1956 proof set in its original government packaging is worth around $65.

 

Sources:

The Red Book


See also:

1957 Proof Set
1955 Proof Set
1954 Proof Set