List of most expensive coins

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The following list is a chart of the most expensive coins. Most of these are auction prices. Several private sale prices over $2m are not in this list yet.

List of most expensive coins
Rank Year Type Issuing country Provenance Price Firm Date of sale
01 1794 Flowing Hair Dollar United States Green, Contursi, Cardinal $10,016,875 Stack’s Bowers Galleries[1] January 2013
02 1933 1933 Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle United States Farouk $7,590,020 Sotheby's/Stack's[2] July 2002
03 1787 Brasher Doubloon - EB on Breast Privately minted $7,400,000 Blanchard and Co.[3] December 2011
04 1787 Brasher Doubloon - EB on Wing Privately minted Newlin, Davis, Perschke $4,582,500 Heritage Auctions[4] January 2014
05 1804 Bust Dollar - Class I United States Childs $4,140,000 Bowers & Merena August 1999
06 1804 Bust Dollar - Class I United States Mickley, Hawn, Queller $3,737,500 Heritage Auctions[5] May 2008
07 1913 Liberty Head Nickel United States Olsen, Farouk $3,737,500 Heritage Auctions January 2010
08 1907 Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle - Ultra High Relief United States Trompeter $2,990,000 Heritage Auctions November 2005
09 1787 Brasher Doubloon - EB on Wing Privately minted $2,415,000 Heritage Auctions January 2005
10 1804 Bust Dollar - Class III United States Adams, Carter $2,300,000 Heritage Auctions April 2009
11 1907 Eagle - Rolled Edge United States $2,185,000 Heritage Auctions January 2011
... 1343/4 Edward III Florin Kingdom of England $680,000 Spink[6] June 2006

References[edit]

  1. ^ Stack's Bowers - The January 2013 New York Americana Sale Lot #13094
  2. ^ Top 10 Coin Auction Prices For Rare U.S. Coins – The Fun Times Guide to Coins. Coins.thefuntimesguide.com. Retrieved on 2010-12-28.
  3. ^ Extremely rare gold Brasher doubloon minted in 1787 fetches $7.4 million. washingtonpost.com. Retrieved on 2011-12-12.
  4. ^ Lot 5100. coins.ha.com. Retrieved on 2014-01-24.
  5. ^ Rare Coins – Heritage Auctions | Auction – Buy – Sell – Value. Coins.ha.com. Retrieved on 2010-12-28.
  6. ^ Rare coin breaks auction record. news.bbc.co.uk. Retrieved on 2013-12-22.
  • Yeoman, R.S. A Guide Book of United States Coins Atlanta: Whitman Publishing, 2009

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