8 World Coins That Are Worth More Than You Think - Martin Baker Orthodontist

8 world coins that are worth more than you think

1 the 1943 copper penny united states during world war ii a few copper pennies were mistakenly minted instead of the zinccoated steel ones these rare coins can be worth thousands of dollars

2 the 1970s small date lincoln penny united states a small number of 1970s pennies were minted with a small date making them rare and valuable especially in mint condition

3 the 2002 commonwealth games £2 coin united kingdom this coin features a mistake in the flag design making it highly sought after by collectors and worth more than its face value

4 the 2007 godless presidential dollar coin united states some 2007 presidential dollar coins were minted without the motto in god we trust making them valuable to collectors

5 the 1983 new pence 2p coin united kingdom in 1983 the royal mint mistakenly minted a small number of 2p coins with the old new pence wording making them valuable to collectors

6 the 1992 close am lincoln penny united states in 1992 a small number of pennies were minted with a close am in america on the reverse side making them rare and valuable

7 the 2008 beijing olympics £2 coin united kingdom this coin issued to commemorate the beijing olympics is sought after by collectors especially the rarer versions with certain designs

8 the 2000 p nickel united states in 2000 a small number of nickels were mistakenly minted with the p mintmark for philadelphia instead of the usual d for denver making them valuable to collectors