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2016 United States Mint Silver Proof Set

2016 United States Mint Silver Proof Set

2016 United States Mint Silver Proof Set

SAN FRANCISCO (S)

With sharp relief and mirror-like backgrounds, U.S. Mint proof coins have frosted, sculpted foregrounds giving them a special cameo effect. The set contains 13 coins in proof finish. The quarters, half-dollar and dime are struck in 90 percent silver, generally referred to as “coin silver.” Featured in 3 lenses are the seventh annual release of five quarters in the America the Beautiful Quarters® Program, the 10th annual release of coins in the Presidential $1 Coin Program; (the final three coins in the program), one Native American $1 Coin, a Kennedy half dollar, a Roosevelt dime, a Jefferson nickel, and a Lincoln penny.

The 2016 Silver Proof Set is a wonderful addition to a coin collection or a gift for someone special. This product is available today!

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2016 United States Mint Silver Proof Set Available April 18

WASHINGTON – Sales will open for the 2016 United States Mint Silver Proof Set (product code 16RH) April 18 at noon Eastern Time (ET).

The set contains the following 13 coins from the United States Mint at San Francisco:

  • Three Presidential $1 Coins honoring Richard M. Nixon, Gerald R. Ford, and Ronald Reagan;
  • Five America the Beautiful Quarters® Program Coins honoring Shawnee National Forest (IL), Cumberland Gap National Historic Park (KY), Harpers Ferry National Historical Park (WV), Theodore Roosevelt National Park (ND), and Fort Moultrie (Fort Sumter National Monument) (SC);
  • One Native American $1 Coin honoring Native American code talkers, with a reverse design featuring two helmets with inscriptions “WWI” and “WWII,” and two feathers that form a “V,” symbolizing victory, unity, and the important role that these code talkers played;
  • One Kennedy half dollar;
  • One Roosevelt dime;
  • One Jefferson nickel; and
  • One Lincoln penny.

The quarters, half dollar, and dime are struck in 90 percent silver. All coins bear the “S” mint mark of the United States Mint at San Francisco. Each set includes a Certificate of Authenticity.

The 2016 United States Mint Silver Proof Set is priced at $52.95, one dollar less than the 2015 set. Orders will be accepted at https://catalog.usmint.gov/coins/proof-sets/ and at1-800-USA-MINT (872-6468), while hearing- and speech-impaired customers with TTY equipment may order at1-888-321-MINT FREE. Information on shipping options is available at https://catalog.usmint.gov/customer-service/shipping.html.

The United States Mint Silver Proof Set is also available for purchase through the Mint’s Product Enrollment Program. For additional information about this convenient order method, please review our FAQs at http://catalog.usmint.gov/customer-service/faqs/.