Interesting Coin Fact:

The Coinage Act was passed by Congress on April 2, 1792 which authorized the construction of the United States Mint. Annual coin production of the US Mint ranges between 4 and 10 billion coins annually. The first circulating coins where produced in the United States in 1793.

The Official Coin Top 100

Below we list the World's Top 100 coin sites:

  1. Precious Metal House - The best place to buy gold and silver bullion coins online. Only direct of Perth Mint of Australia, Mexican Mint, and exclusive distributor of Scottsdale Silver in Canada. Full-service solutions for your precious metals need: buying, selling, storage and delivery.
  2. Coins of the UK - A detailed history of English and UK coins, along with values of coins issued since the English Civil War
  3. Piedmont Rare Coin - Coins is our passion! We specialize in rare hard to find coins. We also deal with all forms of bullion, common coins and paper money on a daily basis. With over 30 years experience we have knowledable staff on hand that can answer any questions you may have.
  4. Fine Rare Coins - Rare Coins for sale online - Gold Bullion, gold coins, Morgan silver dollars, PCGS and NGC certified coins, Ancient and World coins, US Paper money, World Currency, Exonumia, and coin collector supplies.
  5. The Lincoln Cent Resource - Welcome to the Lincoln Cent Resource. This site is dedicated to delivering you information about the top Lincoln Cent Varieties including Doubled Dies, Repunched Mintmarks, Over Mintmarks, and much more...
  6. Greek Coins - Ancient Greek coins - Brief reference to the very first coins used in ancient Greece and to the reasons that lead ancient Greeks decided on establishing metal coins as a means of exchange.
  7. British Coin Price Guide - This is a free for every one who want to no how much british coins are worth today in 2009. This is new british coin website and is getting updated every day. Do come along take alook at my british coin website.
  8. AncientCoins - We sell ancient coins, rings, curios, and artifacts.
  9. CoinsGB.com - "Your guide to British coins" This website is designed to be a reference and help British coin collectors in identifying various coins minted from the milled coins of Cromwell to George VI. (Includes Discussion Forum)
  10. The Working Man's Rare Coins - Specializing in United States Silver Coins - Hundreds of coins listed with images - show schedule - numismatic information - find your coin here
  11. EUROCOLLEZIONE - Descriptions and photo of the Euro Circulation Coins, Euro Coin Sets (Brilliant Uncirculated – BU and Proof Sets - PR) and Euro Commemorative Coins.
  12. Type Set Coin Collecting - Site dedicated to type, variety, or theme set coin collectors. A place where collectors can share collecting ideas, discuss topics, or share information while providing a resource site for the education of coin collecting.
  13. Coin Articles A nice collection of coin articles for the coin enthusiast.
  14. U.S. Coin Collecting - Coin community covering all aspects of numismatics and dedicated to you, the collector, since 2002. 100% family oriented, and new member's are always welcome. When your here, your family! Join us today! No Spam Permitted.
  15. Historic Coinage Hammered Coins - Information and coins for sale from Medieval to 1900's.Hundreds of hammered coins...Features antiquities and useful links too.
  16. Old US Coins & Supplies - This site was made for the common collector that does not have thousands of dollars to invest. I sell coins the average Joe can afford!!!
  17. Hammered Coinage - English Coins - Hammered Coinage is a site specializing in English Coinage from the Anglo-Saxons to the Stuarts. There is always a good selection of quality coins with superb illustrations and informative descriptions.
  18. My 20 Cents - How many Australian 20 cent coins can one person collect? Wtach or help with the journey.
  19. NGC & PCGS Certified Coins - Certified-Coins.com specializes in NGC and PCGS Certified MS67, MS68, MS69, Top Pop and Registry grade Modern Coin Slabs in Business Strike and Satin Mint State finishes.
  20. MyNumismatics Meet Collectors online - Have you ever wanted to meet coin collectors online? This website is a social networking website for coin collectors, it allows you to meet coin collectors anywhere in the world and share your thoughts on coin collecting.
  21. CoinsGB.com - "Your guide to British coins" This website is designed to be a reference and help British coin collectors in identifying various coins minted from the milled coins of Cromwell to George VI. (Includes Discussion Forum)
  22. Coin Forum - Provides the latest coin forum topics, coin news, numismatic articles, coin collecting videos and more.
  23. My US Coins..Catalog your collection - My US Coins is a free site to catalog your US coin collection. Register for free and then search or browse through our catalog of US coins to add them to your collection.
  24. My USA Coin - Track your own coin collection. We provide you with a catalog to easily add coins to your personal collection and add your own categories and special coins. Upload photos of your own individual coins or search eBay auctions right from within your collection!
  25. Top Chinese Numismatic Sites - TCNS is a topsite listing the most popular Chinese Coin sites.
  26. Coin Collecting Hobby Top sites - Coin Collecting, card collecting and other Hobby Top sites listings
  27. All 2 euro coins of europe ! ! ! - All 2 euro coins of europe!
  28. Junk Silver Coins - www.junksilverscrapgold.com - Junk silver and scrap gold coins, bars, rounds and bullion for sale.
  29. Coins Are Fun - Dedicated to the coin enthusiast.Promoting the sharing of coin knowledge and expertise.Join our coin message boards for free and you can have yourown coin gallery. Unlimited upload images of your coins.
  30. I-Collect-It - I-Collect-It.com features detailed scans of world coins, currency, and notgeld.
  31. Numismattica.com - Coins, Bullion, Tokens, Ephemera....everything Numismatics
  32. World Coins - COINS
  33. Coin Collecting at 2 Clicks - Numismatic directory for coin collectors at 2 clicks. Listing all coin resources and guides for coin collecting hobby.
  34. Quality old world coins and tokens (jetons)
  35. Free Online Auctions - Buy & Sell without fees, this auction site is completely free. No listing fees, no commissions when it sells, no monthly fees, no fees for reserves. We even host up to 5 photos for you free.
  36. Collectibles, Coins, Euro Coins - Collectibles online shop. Buy online coins, Euro coins, stamps, paper money, gold coins, silver coins, ancient coins and more at Coins World.
  37. Hercy UK Decimal Coins from 1982+ - Providing mainly Brilliant Uncirculated UK decimal coins to the collector. Please feel free to pop in our store and have a browse.
  38. Numismatic community dedicated to coinage of the Old British Empire. 100% family oriented, and new member's most welcomed.
  39. British Coin Price Guide - This is a free for every one who want to no how much british coins are worth today in 2009. This is new british coin website and is getting updated every day. Do come along take alook at my british coin website.
  40. 2 Euro Münzen / Coins - All 2 Euro Coins of europe. Vatikan, San Marino, Monaco, ....
    - A community dedicated to the collector of coins
  41. Collection of world coins Dema Yuriy - Collection of coins more than 280 countries (of modern coins, no longer existent, dependent territories ...). We give high-quality scans of coins, arms countries. Countries are classified according to the standard catalog
  42. Chinese Panda Bear Coins - Learn about Chinese coins feature panda bears. News, articles & price guide.
  43. Huge selection of raw and certified rainbow toned coins. Something for everyone.
  44. Rod Moore Schutzenfest - SWISS SHOOTING MEDALS also known as Schützenfest medals. We carry a wide variety of Swiss shooting medals, decorations, jetons, shooting cups and bechers, books, and memorabilia. Swiss shooting medals primarily are minted in silver but are also minted in gold, bronze, and white metal.
  45. Farthings of the UK - Come and have a look at this Farthing collection on a newly redesigned website, it has full search facility and lots of images of the coins.
  46. World coins for sale or exchange - Site with world coins for sale, swap or exchange, according toKrause Mishler coin catalogue, in better qualities.
  47. SVC Collectables - SVC Collectables is a company which aims to provide a service to the worldwide collectables market. We buy, sell and track down any thing collectables you are after, We deal primarily in Australian Coins and Banknotes
  48. Vladimir world coins - World coins Collection. The big section UNUSUAL COINS. More than 500 countries and territories. Qualitative photos, descriptions of coins and the countries.
  49. Medieval Coins - This website is specializing in Medieval European Coins.
  50. Estonian Coins and Paper Money - Estonian Coins and Paper Money
  51. Fine Rare Coins - Rare Coins for sale online - Gold Bullion, gold coins, Morgan silver dollars, PCGS and NGC certified coins, Ancient and World coins, US Paper money, World Currency, Exonumia, and coin collector supplies.
  52. Welcome to my blog. This blog will be geared to coin and numismatic enthusiasts. I will post coin news, coins for sale, silver coin news, gold coin news, coin forums, and each week will feature websites, paper money coins, and blogs related to coin and numismatic topics.
  53. The Lincoln Cent Resource - Welcome to the Lincoln Cent Resource. This site is dedicated to delivering you information about the top Lincoln Cent Varieties including Doubled Dies, Repunched Mintmarks, Over Mintmarks, and much more...
  54. CoinFriends is social networking for coin collectors!Discuss coins, upload images and meet other collectors. Set up your own or join collecting groups, participate in exchange programs... plus much more.
  55. The Hobbiest Chronicle: Tips, Tricks, Advice, Recommendations and much more for the chronic hobbiest!
  56. the Pwincess and the Coin Collector - "A coin's beauty is determined by the admiration it receives". Our stock is being quietly and steadily upgraded as every day passes, so the coin you saw yesterday could well have been replaced with a better one today.
  57. Chinese Coin News - Provides the latest Chinese coin news & articles.
  58. Bayramcoins.Collector XX century. - I have more than 5000 coins all around the world I'm pleased to invite you to my coins collection site. Trade.
  59. British Hammered Coins - We sell British Hammered Coins from Saxon through Medieval right up to Tudor and Stuart (600AD - 1662AD). Based in the UK we are situated well to attain new stock and sell to the rest of the world. New stocks weekly.
  60. Helping Coins find Collectors - CoinZip is a free web site that offers Online Auctions, a Coin Show Calendar, a Dealer Locator, Message Boards, and more, all free.
  61. Fake Coin Information - Provides the latest information on fake, counterfeit & forgery coins.
  62. New world coins - Blog about new world coins.
  63. The Net's Fun Coin Magazine! - We discuss the most prominent and interesting topics in numismatics. We have lots of great features, such as precious metals charts, coin videos, a coin dealer directory, and message boards. Come join a fun community!
  64. coin treasure magazine is a monthly being printed from India, we intend to post our back issues in our website. Please download the issue as pdf files and go through them.warm wishes.
  65. Coins World info - Find here all the information you need on coins and collectables. Greek and foreign coins, bank notes, euros, stamps, medals and more!
  66. A fun and interactive way to find information about United States coins!
  67. Coin Collecting guide - 2-Clicks :Coin collectors guide & numismatic directory: Read coin collecting tips & articles, find coin collecting hobby links & numismatic coins resources.
  68. Greek, Roman, and Byzantine coins - Dealer of ancient Greek, Roman, and Byzantine coins. Offers are considered on any coin listed.
  69. Hold history in your hands! - We sell ancient coins, rings, curios, and artifacts.
  70. Most Valuable Coins to Collect - There are still valuable coins that can turn up in your pocket change. The coins that can fetch a 'pretty penny' could be a penny indeed. Knowing what coins to look for is your first step toward making a 'mint'. Start Now!
  71. Serbian coins - Serbian medieval and modern coins
  72. Rare Chinese Coins - a reference site dedicated to Chinese modern coins with extremely low mintages. Plus Chinese coin news and coin galleries.
  73. Anglo Saxon Coins for Sale - Anglo Saxon Coins for Sale We specialize in English hammered coins Celtic to Commonwealth. Our inventory also includes Greek, Roman , Byzantine and English milled coins. Guaranteed delivery and authenticity. Check us out.
  74. WORLD OF COINS - The best coin site in the world........ with detailed info about each and every coin of the world with pictures!!!!!!!!!!
  75. WikiCoins - WikiCoins is a collaborative website for coin collectors and numismatic enthusiasts. Users can edit articles, post buyer and seller ads to any article, and trade securely via WikiSafe.com.
  76. Greek Coins - Ancient Greek coins - Brief reference to the very first coins used in ancient Greece and to the reasons that lead ancient Greeks decided on establishing metal coins as a means of exchange.

  77. Coins History Imperial Coins - Numismatics - coins, history, anniversary and memorable coins. Imperial Russia and all world.All about coins - New Coins -Old , ancient coins. Collections Coins for Sale and Exchange. Die Numismatik - die Münzen, die Geschichte, die Jubiläums- und denkwürdigen Münzen. Zaristischen .Le numismatisme
  78. NUMISMATICOINS PR - Numismatic Info, Numismatic and Filatelic History of Puerto Rico.
  79. U.S. Leading Coin Dealer Info. Site - Coininfo.com is america's leading coin dealer information site. Features include; U.S. gold prices, numismatic news, business news, bullion coin and precious metal prices, foreign traded gold coin prices, and more...
  80. Greek Coins - Ancient Greek coins - Brief reference to the very first coins used in ancient Greece and to the reasons that lead ancient Greeks decided on establishing metal coins as a means of exchange.
  81. Selected World coins sale - Sale of selected coins form all around the world, divided into 10 categories, with emphasis in Bimetallics, old silver coins, and scarce coins.
  82. Junk Silver - Scrap Gold - Junk silver and scrap gold coins, bars, rounds and bullion for sale.
  83. Coins & Coin Collecting Guide at 2-C - 2-Clicks :Coin collecting guide & numismatic directory: Read coin collecting tips & articles, all about coins & numismatic coins resources.
  84. Coin Collecting guide - 2-Clicks :Coin collectors guide & numismatic directory: Read coin collecting tips & articles, find coin collecting hobby links & numismatic coins resources.
  85. Russian coin store - Russian commemorative bimetallic 10 rubles coins, USSR coins and banknotes. Coins of Inperial Russia. Also we sell popular international coins. We are open for international dealers!
  86. Medieval Coins - This website is specializing in Medieval European Coins.
  87. All About Bulgarian Coins - Bulgarian Coins is the complete online resource dedicated to Bulgarian gold, silver, circulation and commemorative coins
  88. Coin Collecting Supplies - One of the easiest websites to find everything you need for coin collecting, coin supplies, rare coins, us coins, state quarters, presidential dollars and everything else a coin collector needs.
  89. We specialize in Morgan Dollars - We specialize in certified Rainbow toned and White Morgan Dollars coins. Most are hand picked and choice for the grade. We offer a variety of gold, silver, and even rare pennies.
  90. Piedmont Rare Coin - Coins is our passion! We specialize in rare hard to find coins. We also deal with all forms of bullion, common coins and paper money on a daily basis. With over 30 years experience we have knowledable staff on hand that can answer any questions you may have.
  91. Coins & Coin Collecting Guide at 2-C - 2-Clicks :Coin collecting guide & numismatic directory: Read coin collecting tips & articles, all about coins & numismatic coins resources.
  92. Coin and Treasures - U S Coins for sale. Coin photo stands, Coin cabinet plans, Coin collecting. Treasure hunting, Coin collecting tips and news. Coin links. Cheap coins. Coinart.
  93. Greek Coins - Ancient Greek coins - Brief reference to the very first coins used in ancient Greece and to the reasons that lead ancient Greeks decided on establishing metal coins as a means of exchange.
  94. US Coins Collector - Provides articles about US Coins as well as providing live coin auctions
  95. Gold and Silver Coins - Resources and information on gold and silver coins.
  96. Coin Locators - Coin Locators Coins and Currency is an online coin provider specializing in ungraded and third party high grade and encapsulated modern mint state and proof coins.
  97. Old English and New Zealand Coins - Website selling world coins, specializing in English and New Zealand coins and banknotes. All items fully illustrated. Fast, friendly service. Paypal available. Shipping internationally.
  98. A Guide to Cyprus Coins - This lens focuses on Cypriot coins from the British Administration period (1879-1960). During this period interesting pieces were minted under the reign of Queen Victoria, King Edward, King George V, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth II. Most coins from that era have today a surprising high market value and are passionately searched for by coin collectors. The main reason for that is their low mintage numbers which makes them extremely rare.
  99. Worldwise Ancient Coins and Antiquities - Celtic, Roman and Hammered Coinage - We Buy and sell Ancient coins and artifacts.

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The Top 10 Most Valuable Coins

  1. $7,590,020
    1933 Double Eagle
  2. $5,000,000
    1913 Liberty Nickel
  3. $4,140,000
    1804 Bust Dollar
  4. $2,990,000
    1787 Brasher Doubloon
    EB on Breast
  5. $2,990,000
    1787 Brasher Doubloon
    EB on Wing
  6. $1,897,000
    1927-D Double Eagle
  7. $1,725,000
    1920-S Indian Eagle
  8. $1,600,000
    1885 Trade Dollar
  9. $1,380,000
    1796 NS Quarter Eagle
  10. $1,200,000
    1907 Ultra High Relief Double Eagle