Six Rare Dimes And rare Bicentennial Quarter Worth $Fifty Six Million Dollars Each Are Still in Circulation


The iconic 1894-S Barber Dime tops our list. This dime is one of the rarest in American numismatic history, with just 24 known examples. Coin collectors thrill at the prospect of discovering this Liberty head jewel in circulation. 



The Elusive 1894-S Barber Dime: A Rarity Beyond Compare

The rare 1913 Liberty Head Nickel is a numismatic gem. Only five survive. Originally produced as pattern coins, these nickels inexplicably appeared years later with amazing values.  



The Mysterious 1913 Liberty Head Nickel: A Coin of Mythic Proportion

Because copper was scarce during World War II, the U.S. Mint made pennies from zinc-coated steel in 1943. A few copper coins were misminted that year. 



The Enigmatic 1943 Copper Penny: A World War II Rarity

Collectors have just nine 1870-S Seated Liberty Dime samples, a numismatic mystery. This dime is rare due to its small mintage and historical context. 



The Intriguing 1870-S Seated Liberty Dime: A Coin of Limited Existence

The 1804 Draped Bust Silver Dollar, known as the “King of American Coins,” represents numismatic monarchy. The coin date is incorrect—these dollars were produced decades later.  



The Legendary 1804 Draped Bust Silver Dollar: A Crown Jewel in Numismatic

The 1976 Bicentennial Quarter is a contemporary gem among historic rarities. While not as old as the others on this list, the Bicentennial Quarter is remarkable as a $56 million circulation currency.  



The Bicentennial Quarter: A Surprising Modern Treasure

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Eight Rare Dimes and Ancient Bicentennial Quarter Worth $72 Million Dollars Each Are Still in Circulation