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$10 Coin With Wrong Date Nets $5M

By: Going Like Sixty - Published: Oct 11, 2007 • References: luxist
This striking coin is actually struck with the wrong date. The $10 gold Eagle coin is stamped 1804 but was created in 1834 as a gift from Andrew Jackson. The coin has proved its value many times over. In 2001 it sold for a paltry million dollars, then two years later, it was declared for $2.4 million by a buyer.

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