The Most Valuable Historic U.S. Coins

2013 saw the sale of the U.S. Mint's inaugural silver dollar, which brought approximately $10 million.

1794 Flowing Hair Dollar

Coins up for sale did rather well in 2013. The latest known coin to be sold for $3.1 million was one of just five known to exist.

1913 Liberty Head Nickle

This coin has no official record of production, however 11 have been found; it was last auctioned for $1.3 million in 2008.

1870-S Seated Liberty Dollar

About 180,000 Double Eagles were in use in 1933 when President Roosevelt ordered

1927-D St Gaudens Double Eagle

the recall of all gold coinage. Currently, 11 to 15 are in the possession of collectors.

1927-D St Gaudens Double Eagle

Limited to just 20 pieces, the New Orleans mint was the pioneer in producing silver coins. As of right moment, nine are known.

1838-O Capped Bust Half Dollar

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