What are Error Coins?

An error coin is a coin that was manufactured incorrectly by a mint. Many times called mint errors, error coins come in scores of “shapes, sizes and types.” The sheer variety of minted errors adds excitement and uniqueness in collecting them.

Before buying a mint error, knowing the type of coin and the latest selling prices for similar coins is a sound idea. There is a bunch of error coin price guides out there that will help you associate value with your collection.

To use the guide, simply click the error coin image. The appropriate minterrornews.com price guide page will automatically load.