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1896 Proof Set

Number of Required Items

6
Current Finest Possible Set Rating

71.346
The Proof Set for 1896 was typical of the late 1890s and early 1900s, with an Indian Cent, Liberty Nickel, three Barber Silver coins and a Morgan Dollar. Average silver coin mintage for the period was around 700-750 pieces of which most have survived.

Notes: This set has bonuses. Please see the Set Composition for a listing.


All Time Finest (All Eras)

Rank Set Name % Complete GPA Weighted GPA with Top
Pop Bonuses
Set Rating
1 jehagglund 2015 2016 100.00% 67.27 67.27 67.27
2 Louis Eliasberg 100.00% 66.62 R 66.62 66.62
3 William Dunham 100.00% 64.92 R 64.92 64.92
4 Garrett Collection 100.00% 64.15 R 64.15 64.15
5 Waldo Newcomer 100.00% 64.00 R 64.00 64.00

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Current Finest

Rank Set Name % Complete GPA Weighted GPA with Top
Pop Bonuses
Set Rating
1 jehagglund 2015 2016 100.00% 67.27 67.27 67.27
2 Miss Coco Puff's 1896 Proof Set 2012 2013 2014 100.00% 62.85 62.85 62.85
3 laxdive 50.00% 67.79 67.79 36.50
4 Larry Shapiro 33.33% 67.10 67.10 25.81
5 GregM 16.67% 65.00 65.00 15.00
6 JAL 1896 16.67% 64.00 64.00 14.77
7 smithrow1 16.67% 62.00 62.00 09.54