10 Most Expensive U.S. Rare Coins in 2014 

10. 1792 Half Disme Judd-7, Pollock-7 variety sold for $1,292,500.

9. 1797 Half Dollar (Overton-101a) sold for $1,292,500.

8. 1927-D Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle sold for $1,292,500

7. 1776 silver Continental Dollar, "CURRENCY" and "EG FECIT" variety sold for $1,410,000.

6. 1792 Pattern Cent (Judd-1, Pollock-1) sold for $1,410,000.

5. 1861 "Paquet Reverse" Double Eagle sold for 61, $1,645,000.

4. 1804 Draped Bust Dollar Class III type sold for $1,880,000.

3. 1927 Denver Mint Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle $20 denomination gold coin sold for $1,997,500.

2. 1913 Liberty Head Nickel sold for $3,290,000

1. 1787 Brasher Doubloon Ephraim Brasher’s "EB" punch mark on the eagle’s wing sold for $4,582,500

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