Eight Uncommon Coins That Sell for a Lot at Auction: Worth Is Worth Almost $10 Million

he 1933 Double Eagle is perhaps the most famous and expensive coin in the world.

Initially minted during the Great Depression, these coins were never circulated, and most were ordered to be melted down.

In 2002, one of these coins sold for $7.59 million, and in 2021, another fetched a staggering $18.9 million, setting a new record for a coin auction.

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Considered by many as the first silver dollar struck by the U.S. Mint, the 1794 Flowing Hair Silver Dollar is a cornerstone of American numismatics.

This price reflects both its numismatic importance and its exceptional condition.

The Brasher Doubloon, minted by goldsmith Ephraim Brasher, is another highly coveted coin.

What makes it unique is its backstory and the fact that it was privately minted. One such doubloon sold for $7.4 million in 2011.

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