1998 U.S. Premier Silver Proof Set
- U.S. Mint Premier Silver Proof Set housed in its original display-type case, with mint issued box and Certificate of Authenticity!
- Features a proof example of a 1998 Kennedy Half Dollar, Washington Quarter, Roosevelt Dime, Jefferson Nickel and Lincoln Cent.
- The Kennedy Half Dollar, Washington Quarter and Roosevelt Dime are all composed of 90% Silver!
- Mintage of 240,658 sets.
- All coins were struck at the San Francisco Mint.
The Premier Silver Proof Sets were a short lived series, and feature much lower mintage numbers than the standard Silver Proof Sets released for the year!
Proof coins are coins that are struck just for collectors. The U.S. Mint uses specially prepared planchets (blanks) and dies. The coins are struck at least twice to give them optimum detail!