A scarce and rare coin will sell for considerably more than a common coin. Some rare coins are error coins. Others are just old and/or they have low mintage numbers. See a list of rare coins you can actually still find in circulation — rare pennies, rare nickels, rare dimes, rare half-dollars, and rare dollar coins. You’ll find a lot of rare pennies mentioned here with their current values. Plus the rarest coins from popular coin series — like 50 States quarters. If a U.S. coin is scarce or rare, we’re talking about it here!
Wondering how to appraise your coin collection? I’m going to walk you through the 5 steps for appraising coins yourself — so you will have a good handle on all of the coins in your collection and how much they’re worth.
Would you be able to spot a rare and valuable 1989 quarter if it was in front of you? I’m going to tell you which 1989 quarters are worth looking for and describe the exact features that make a regular 1989 quarter extremely valuable!
Have a 1972 quarter without a mintmark? What about a 1972-D quarter or a 1972-S quarter? Find out what they’re worth here. Plus, a list of rare 1972 error quarters that you could actually find in your spare change today!
Some 1974 quarters are worth more than $10,000! See exactly which features you should be looking for on 1974 quarters in order to identify the truly valuable ones. Find out how much your 1974 quarter is worth here!