3 Must-See Rare Quarters: Each Worth Over $550,000


Coin collectors have many intriguing and expensive artifacts, but rare quarters are the most desirable. Collectors and enthusiasts prize these little metal objects for their worth and history.  

Rare coins like the 1796 Draped Bust Quarter are gems. This quarter is part of the inaugural US Mint quarter series and has an exquisite design with a little eagle on the reverse.  



1796 Draped Bust Quarter

It is uncommon since only 6,146 pieces were minted. The 1796 Draped Bust Quarter is American history in a coin. Collectors admire it for its rarity and historical relevance.  

This 1823/2 Capped Bust Quarter is noteworthy to numismatists since the date's ‘3’ is imprinted over a ‘2’. To conserve resources, the Mint reused a die from the previous year, causing this mistake.  



1823/2 Capped Bust Quarter

The Capped Bust design is famous and featured in this quarter. This coin is one of the most sought-after quarters in numismatics due to its rarity and low survival rate. 

One of the rarest Barber quarters is the 1901-S. The San Francisco mint produced just 72,664 pieces. 



1901-S Barber Quarter

This quarter is valued because to its limited mintage and the period in which it was created, when coin collecting was less popular and few pieces were kept in excellent grades.  

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