Since that time many different varieties and denominations of United States coins have been produced by the U.S. Mint. Present day United States coins produced for circulation include the penny (1 cent), nickel (5 cent), dime (10 cent), quarter dollar (25 cent), half dollar (50 cent) and dollar coins.What is the most expensive Penny in the world?
The world's most expensive penny, a Lincoln cent struck in the wrong metal at the Denver Mint in 1943, has been sold for a world's record price of $1,700,000 by Legend Numismatics of Lincroft, New Jersey. The buyer is a Southwestern business executive, who wants to remain anonymous.What is on the back side of an US penny?
The shield on the reverse (tails) represents Lincoln's preservation of the United States as a single country. The penny was one of the first coins made by the U.S. Mint after its establishment in 1792. The design on the first penny was of a woman with flowing hair symbolizing liberty.What is the value of a silver US quarter?
But when most people talk about silver quarters, they’re referring to the Washington quarters Silver Series which were produced from 1932 to 1964 — these are typically the easiest silver quarters to find. Generally speaking, common silver quarters of the 20th century in well-worn grades are worth between $5 and $10.