There are still five rare dimes and one rare bicentennial quarter in circulation, with a combined value of $93 million.

The fascinating histories of these numismatic treasures and the incredible paths they have taken through the ages are explored in this article. 

Imagine the shock of finding eight extremely rare dimes and a bicentennial quarter—a total of ninety-three million dollars—in your pocket change.  

The 1894-S Barber Dime, sometimes called the "King of Dimes," is extremely rare, with a total of just twenty-four examples in existence. 

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Collectors covet this coin because of its rarity—only nine are thought to exist today. 

A part of its mystery comes from the fact that the idea of coming across such a jewel in ordinary dealings is almost unfathomable. 

The 1916-D Mercury Dime, with its extremely low mintage of 264,000, is a centennial marvel that commands a considerable price. 

Its unique design, which showcases the soaring Liberty Head, has captivated collectors for countless years. 

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