An Uncommon Bicentennial Quarter Is Worth Almost $80K 

The bicentennial quarter, minted in 1976, holds a special place in American numismatic history. 

It was issued to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the United States Declaration of Independence, featuring a unique design on its reverse side. 

The coin showcases a colonial drummer accompanied by the words "1776-1976" encircled by 13 stars, representing the original Thirteen Colonies. 

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While millions of these bicentennial quarters were minted, the one that has recently garnered attention stands out due to a rare error that occurred during the minting process.  

This particular quarter exhibits a double die error, a phenomenon where the design elements are imprinted onto the coin twice, creating a distinct and visually striking effect. 

The discovery of this rare bicentennial quarter highlights the allure of error coins within the numismatic community.  

Among error coins, double die errors are particularly prized for their clear and dramatic visual impact. 

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