Coins from America
Below are featured some proof coins Bicentennial American Half Dollar Dollar and Quarter Dollar celebrating the 200 years from 1776 to 1976 of Americas Independence.
The important point to bear in mind with American Coin Collecting is that in America their tends to be 16 different grades of coins where as in England there are only 9
The grading is the system used to ascertain the conditions of a coin. For example the coins shown below are proof coins straight from the mint sealed and therefore not circulated or exposed to atmospheric conditions.
This is is the best condition you can obtain a proof minted coin.
1976 USA PROOF DOLLAR HALF DOLLAR QUARTER DOLLAR