The box is 57 years old and in amazingly clean condition. All the seals are firmly in place, no fading, discoloration or water stains, no mildew or odors commonly found with some older boxes due to improper storage. So Called Sealed Sets are likely to have been searched. The US Mint did not seal the envelopes. The US Mint didnt bother sealing each individual envelope. They either did this to save time or so people could view the set without ruining the envelope. About 1962 Proof Sets. The maximum order for 1962 Proof Sets was limited to 100 sets. Each set contained five coins: One example each of the Lincoln Cent, Jefferson Nickel, Roosevelt Dime, Washington Quarter, and Benjamin Franklin Half Dollar. About the sets: 1962 Proof Coins are found with Brilliant, Cameo and Deep Cameo surfaces. Deep Cameo Proofs are the most desirable Proofs. Since they are very scarce, these coins are highly sought out by collectors. Mintage: 3,218,019 sets. Original packaging: Each coin was sealed in its own compartment between two sheets of flat pliofilm. An octagonal, foil seal imprinted with “US MINT PHILADELPHIA” was placed in a sixth compartment, and the flat pack was then inserted into a mailing envelope with a card. PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING STATEMENT IN REGARD TO RETURN REQUESTS OF UNOPENED U. TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR RETURN, UNOPENED U. MINT SEALS STILL INTACT. ONCE OPENED OR U. MINT SEALS ARE BROKEN THE ITEM IS NO LONGER ELIGIBLE FOR RETURN. Most of our US Mint sealed boxes are between 40 to 60 years old, since we are not the original owners of these items we cannot guarantee the condition of the items inside. The item “Authentic US Mint Sealed Shipping Box Of Ten (10) 1962 U. S. Silver Proof Set” is in sale since Sunday, February 10, 2019. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ US\Proof Sets”. The seller is “rspr2125″ and is located in Bohemia, New York. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Canada.
- Mint Location: Philadelphia
- Strike Type: Proof
- Year: 1962
- Circulated/Uncirculated: Uncirculated
- Certification: Uncertified