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1859 Proof Set

Number of Required Items

7
Current Finest Possible Set Rating

69.500
The seven piece Proof Set for 1859 was the first widely available set, with production of most issues reaching 800, more than double the previous year. It is the last year that the Stars obverse Half Dimes and Dimes were made, and the only year of the "No Shield" Indian cent.

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 High Desert 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 100.00% 67.73 68.64 68.64
2 J.J. Pittman 100.00% 66.55 R 67.27 67.27
3 The Prairie Collection 100.00% 65.82 65.82 65.82
4 The Norweb Family 100.00% 65.05 R 65.59 65.59
5 Antebellum Proof Collection 2004 2005 2006 100.00% 64.18 R 64.18 64.18

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Current Finest

Rank Set Name % Complete GPA Weighted GPA with Top
Pop Bonuses
Set Rating
1 High Desert 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 100.00% 67.73 68.64 68.64
2 The Prairie Collection 100.00% 65.82 65.82 65.82
3 Dougs Coins 28.57% 63.00 63.00 17.18
4 Dougs Coins 14.29% 63.00 63.00 11.45
5 1 The RJ 14.29% 64.00 64.00 05.82