1985 United States Mint Set

1985 United States Mint Set
1985 United States Mint Set 1985 United States Mint Set 1985 United States Mint Set 1985 United States Mint Set 1985 United States Mint Set
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1985-PD Mint Set

The mintage was slightly less than it was in 1984, so the rarity is very similar to the 1984 Mint Set.

About the sets: The coins in the 1985-PD Mint Sets were Uncirculated pieces pulled from regular production runs, thus the quality of the individual coins varies widely from set to set, and even within a set.

The 1985-PD Mint Set contained ten coins, including the following:

1985-PD Mint Set Cent Nickel Dime Quarter Half Dollar
Philadelphia 1 1 1 1 1
Denver 1 1 1 1 1

 

Mintage: 1,710,571 sets

Original packaging: The 1985-PD Mint Set consisted of two pliofilm packs. The first one contained the Philadelphia Mint coins and a Cent-sized token with a large "P" (for Philadelphia), while the second pack contained coins from the Denver Mint, plus a token with a large letter "D." The pack containing the D-Mint coins was edged in red; the pack containing the P-Mint coins was edged in blue. The two pliofilm packs and a card listing the specifications for each were then sealed in officially inscribed mailing envelope with a woodgrain background.

America in 1985

Coca-Cola's new formula received a lukewarm reception, prompting a quick revival of the "Classic" flavor. Dr. Robert Ballard found the wreck of the RMS Titanic. Rock Hudson died of complications from AIDS.

The World in 1985

Terrorists hijacked two planes and a luxury cruise liner in separate actions. Michael Gorbachev became leader of Russia following the death of Konstantin Chernenko.

Year of Issue 1985
Country United States
Composition Mixed
Condition
Uncirculated
A state of preservation used to describe coins that never circulated in the channels of commerce, i.e. a coin without any wear from circulation.
Grade
BU
Brilliant Uncirculated (BU) coins are freshly minted coins that have seen absolutely no general circulation. These coins are either produced specifically for collectors or have been gathered and preserved immediately after production. These coins have tremendous mint luster that give distinct definition to every detail along with luminescent fields.
Denomination Varies
Currency Type Dollar
Mint Name
Philadelphia - P
From its humble beginnings on Seventh Street through four different locations, the United States Mint's "Mother Mint" at 151 North Independence Mall East in Philadelphia is the largest of its kind in the world. The Philadelphia Mint is home to die production for all U.S. coinage, as well as facilities that produce a daily average of 30 million coins worth about $1 million.
Coin Weight Various
Dimensions Various
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