1894 dime sells for $1.3 million

the 1894-S Barber Dime is indeed one of the most famous and valuable coins in American numismatics. 

 It's highly sought after by collectors due to its extreme rarity. Only 24 were minted, and today only nine are known to exist.

The 1894-S Barber Dime has fetched significant prices at auction. In 2016, one of the nine known examples sold for $1.32 million at a Heritage Auctions sale.

This sale price reflects both the rarity and the intense demand among collectors for this particular coin.

It's worth noting that prices for rare coins can vary based on factors such as condition, provenance, and market trends. 

Additionally, significant sales of rare coins are often widely reported in numismatic publications and news outlets due to their rarity and the attention they attract from collectors and investors.

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