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Top 100 Modern Coins

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.

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$10,000 REWARD

PCGS offers a $10,000 REWARD

for the opportunity to view and authenticate a 1964-D Silver Peace Dollar. To learn more about the reward, click the read more link below.

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Listen as David Hall explains the importance of the Top 100 Modern U.S. Coins.

The Top 100 Foreword

By Ron Guth

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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PCGS Picks Top 100 Modern Coins, Offers Reward For 1964-D Peace Dollar