Legend and Mystery Surround the Most Sought-After Modern Coins

Modern U.S. coins (coinciding with the removal of silver in 1965) continue to grow in popularity. Like their vintage counterparts, many have intriguing stories of their own. And none more mysterious than our #1 U.S. Modern Coin, the 1964-D Peace Dollar.

  • 1

    Peace Dollar

    The most controversial and one of the most famous of all modern issues.

  • 2

    1975 10C
    No S Proof

    Only two are known, and one recently sold at auction for $375,000.

  • 3

    1974 1C

    1,570,000 were minted but only one, graded PCGS MS62, is known.

  • 4

    1976 $1 No S
    Type 2 - Silver

    Only one example is known.

  • 5

    2000-W SAC $1
    22kt Gold, DC

    12 are known from a reported mintage of 39.


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The modern coin era began in America in 1965, the first year the U.S. Mint produced copper-nickel “clad” coins as a replacement for silver coins, ending an unbroken, 173-year tradition.

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