The 1959 proof set has numismatic value. Keep reading to learn more about this collectible set.

1959 Proof Set

Specifications

Type: Proof Set
Year: 1959
Number of Coins: 5
Face Value: $0.91
Issue Price: $2.10
Silver Weight: .61488 oz.

The 1959 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
1959 Philadelphia 1,149,291

Value

This 5-piece proof set is worth at least its weight in silver. The silver melt value for this set is $14.81 as of September 29, 2020. This melt value is calculated from the current silver spot price of $24.09 per ounce.

The 1959 proof set in its original government packaging is worth around $28.

 

Sources:

The Red Book


See also:

1960 Proof Set
1958 Proof Set
1957 Proof Set