According to Time, one of the most valuable pennies is the 1943 copper alloy penny. This penny was created accidentally and only 40 of them are said to exist. As of 2014, one of these 1943 pennies sold for approximately $1.7 million dollars.
Another rare and valuable penny is the 1969-S Lincoln penny, where most features on the obverse is doubled. If all of the features on the obverse is doubled then the penny isn't valuable. However, if the 1969-S Lincoln penny has everything doubled except for the mint mark, then the penny could be sold for up to $35,000.Learn More
A Canadian quarter from the years 2000 through 2014 has a weight of 4.4 grams, or .15 ounces. First issued in 1870, the Canadian quarter's weight was established in 1908 at 5.81 grams, or .20 ounces. Figures for the weight of the quarter before 1908 are not available.Full Answer >
A standard roll of U.S. quarters, also known as a shotgun role, contains $10. Each role has 40 coins in it, and each quarter is worth $0.25.Full Answer >
The American Gold Eagle is a gold bullion coin available in four sizes, with an eagle on the reverse side. They come in 1/10-, 1/4-, 1/2- and 1-ounce sizes. They have face values of $5, $10, $25 and $50, respectively.Full Answer >
The value of a U.S. 1942 penny ranges from 35 cents to $4.00, according to CoinTrackers. The value is based on the condition of the coin.Full Answer >