9. Bust Dollar – Class 1 – Dexter-Poque Specimen (1804)
Cost: $3.8 Million
Next, we have a 1804 Bust Collar Class 1 coin worth $3.8 Million.
This coin is very rare and highly valuable due to its long-standing heritage and the small “D” in the clouds on the reverse. This indicated that the coin belonged to James V. Dexter, a wealthy Numismatist.
This coin was discovered for the first time in Germany in 1804. It is highly sought-after by coin collectors because there are only eight class 1 coins known to have been made.
The Bust Dollar Class 1 was created approximately 183 years ago. It was sold by Stack’s Bowers Galleries & Sotherby’s on March 31st 2017 for $3,865,750.