The 1940 US Mint Proof Set comprises five beautiful versions of the nation’s primary coin denominations. Sets such as these have grown in popularity over the decades and offer an affordable way to get into coin collecting or, in the case of this set, buying silver. Right now, you can own your very own 1940 US Mint Proof Set when you purchase it online from JM Bullion.com.
- Ships to you in a protective plastic case to preserve the quality condition of the unique set!
- Five 1940 coins from the US Mint are included!
- Each set has a total .6148 Troy oz of actual silver content.
- Each denomination has its own obverse and reverse design.
- Each coin bears its respective face value in US dollars.
- Proof specimens.
- Imperative to note that every set will be delivered in plastic cases and every coin remains in good condition, although some outer packaging items may be missing.
The coins in this set include the Lincoln cent, which includes the face of one of America’s most lauded and celebrated American presidents in all of history, Abraham Lincoln. It also includes The Walking Liberty Half Dollar, the Mercury Dime, the Washington Quarter, and the prestigious Jefferson Nickel instead of the Buffalo Nickel found in the 1937 set!
When it comes to the Jefferson Nickel, you will be impressed to know that it pays homage to another great American president, Thomas Jefferson. Among the five coins in this set, the Dime, Quarter, and Half dollar are struck with 90% actual silver content, while the Jefferson Nickel and the Lincoln Cent are not.
1940 US Mint Sets are available with plastic pouches for the five coins. While the pouch and coins remain in good condition, it is important to note that, given the age of the set, it is possible some may be missing the outer shipper and Certificate of Authenticity.
If you have questions in regards to the 1940 Mint Proof set or any other coin in our amazing catalog, feel free to reach out to the JM Bullion Customer Service team. We can also be reached via our verified call line at 800-276-6508, via our online live chat, or via email.