Courtesy Smithsonian Institution National Numismatic Collection
  • Rare Currency at The Smithsonian

    The world famous 1933 Double Eagle, was the last $20 denomination gold coin struck for circulation by the United States Mint. <a href="http://abcnews.go.com/Business/worlds-fair-money-plans-attract-large-crowds-weekend/story?id=14336633" target="external">Click here to learn more about this collection of rare coins. </a>
    Courtesy Smithsonian Institution National Numismatic Collection
  • Rare Currency at The Smithsonian

    The previous coin's older brother the 1849, Gold Rush era double eagle gold coin is valued by collectors the world over. It was the United States of America's first $20 denominational gold coin.
    Courtesy Smithsonian Institution National Numismatic Collection
  • Rare Currency at The Smithsonian

    This rare $100,000 bill bearing the likeness of President Woodrow Wilson is the highest value bill ever issued by the American government. The rarity of the bill, combined with its high denomination makes it of substantial value.
    Courtesy US Treasury Bureau of Engraving and Printing
  • Rare Currency at The Smithsonian

    Insured for $2.5 million, this legendary 1913 Liberty Head nickel is one of only five known examples and was formerly owned by a Milwaukee man who often kept it in his pocket to show to surprised strangers.
    Courtesy American Numismatic Association
  • Rare Currency at The Smithsonian

    This is the only surviving $10 bill issued in 1880 by The Hide and Leather National Bank of Chicago. The bank went out of business in 1897. <a href="http://abcnews.go.com/Business/worlds-fair-money-plans-attract-large-crowds-weekend/story?id=14336633" target="external">Click here to learn more about these rare coins.</a>
    Courtesy James A. Simek
  • Rare Currency at The Smithsonian

    This 1809 guilded bronze medal was minted to commemorate King Ferdinand (Fernando) VII of Spain. <a href="http://abcnews.go.com/Business/worlds-fair-money-plans-attract-large-crowds-weekend/story?id=14336633" target="external">Click here to learn more about these rare coins.</a>
    Courtesy American Numismatic Association
  • Rare Currency at The Smithsonian

    One of America's most famous rare coins, this 1804-dated silver dollar is one of only six known of its type and is insured for $3.5 million.
    Courtesy American Numismatic Association
  • Rare Currency at The Smithsonian

    . Valued today at $2 million, this superb condition one-cent copper coin made in 1793 is one of the very first pennies ever struck by the United States Mint
    Courtesy Professional Coin Grading Service
  • Rare Currency at The Smithsonian

    This coin was struck in ancient Rome to commemorate the March 15, 44 B.C. ("Ides of March") assassination of Julius Caesar. <a href="http://abcnews.go.com/Business/worlds-fair-money-plans-attract-large-crowds-weekend/story?id=14336633m" target="external">Click here to learn more about these rare coins. </a>
    Courtesy American Numismatic Association
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