Six Rare Dimes and Ancient Bicentennial Quarter Worth $23 Million Dollars Each Are Still in CirculationTOP 10 MOST VALUABLE DIMES

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Rare coins in circulation fascinate numismatists. Few realise that six rare dimes and one ancient bicentennial quarter valued $23 million are secretly circulating in pocket change. Explore hidden numismatic wealth in this listicle.  

1  The 1916-D Mercury Dime: A Century-Old Rarity

The 1916 Denver Mint Mercury Dime is a numismatic jewel. The front of this limited-edition dime has a winged Liberty head and the reverse a fasces. Few remain, making it a rare discovery in change.  

2  The 1942/1 Mercury Dime: Overcoming the Odd

Die over-punching the previous year's date produced the 1942/1 Mercury Dime overdate. Although hardly perceptible, this flaw makes the coin rarer and more valuable. With few in circulation, finding one is like finding treasure.  

3  The 1894-S Barber Dime: A Rarity from the Past

The 1894 San Francisco Barber Dime is rare due to its limited mintage. Due to its limited production, the 1894-S edition highly prized. Finding this dime in your change is like finding a valuable piece of history.  

4  The 1796 Draped Bust Dime: An Early American Rarity

The 1796 Draped Bust Dime, one of the first US dimes, is a numismatic gem. This dime, from the early days of coinage, has a delicate Liberty on the front and a little eagle on the reverse.  

5  The 1822 Capped Bust Dime: Scarce and Highly Valuable

Due to its limited mintage, coin collectors value the 1822 Capped Bust Dime. A Phrygian cap on the front and a heraldic eagle on the back make it appealing. Find one in circulation would be miraculous.  

6  The 1874-CC Seated Liberty Dime: A Western Rarity

Seated Liberty Dimes were scarce at the Carson City Mint in 1874, making the 1874-CC edition valuable. This dime honours American West pioneers with the Seated Liberty design on the obverse and a wreath on the reverse.  

7  The Ancient Bicentennial Quarter: A Revolutionary Discovery

An antique revolutionary bicentennial quarter circulates among the rare dimes. This quarter is historically noteworthy and worth $23 million due to its distinctive design marking American independence's 200th anniversary.  


Coin collectors like the hobby despite infrequently finding coins in their pocket change. Coin collectors are drawn to hidden fortune in rare dime and antique bicentennial quarter stories. Check your change for these beautiful coins—they may be valuable.