It is estimated that only 10 of the world's rarest coins are worth around fifty million dollars each.

Numismatics is a fascinating field that delves into art, economics, and history beyond the mere act of coin collecting. Coins that are both uncommon and precious are among these gems; their combined value is around $50 million USD.

An examination of the top ten of these exceptional coins, each of which has a history that transcends both time and value, is presented in this listicle.

California Gold Rush themes adorn the $20 million 1849 Double Eagle. This $20 coin was the first to depict Western affluence. Since only one specimen is thought to exist, it is safely stored in the Smithsonian. Lady Liberty on the coin symbolizes America's growth.

Mystery and legal issues surround the 1933 Saint-Gaudens Double Eagle, worth $7.6 million. The majority of these Great Depression-minted coins were melted down, making the few survivors unusual. Augustus Saint-Gaudens' artwork depicts a vibrant and energetic Liberty on the coin.

The 1343 Edward III Florin, popularly known as the Double Leopard, is a medieval coin worth $6.8 million. This English coin has just three instances. Due to its inflated gold content, it was swiftly removed, making it rare.

American independence is symbolized by the $7.4 million Brasher Doubloon. This coin commemorates the early United States and was made by George Washington's neighbor, goldsmith Ephraim Brasher. Collectors admire it for its rarity and historical relevance.

Mystery surrounds the 1913 Liberty Head Nickel, worth over $4.5 million. Only five examples survive, and numismatists question their provenance. This coin shows how intriguing uncommon coins can be.

The 1794 Flowing Hair Silver Dollar, worth $10 million, marks the beginning of American coinage. It is considered the first silver dollar minted by the US Mint, making it a numismatic landmark.

Early Islamic coins like the $6 million Umayyad Gold Dinar are uncommon. This gold coin represents the Islamic empire's heyday from Spain to India.

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