A coin that anyone can have. Its online prices reach dizzying amounts

A coin with a denomination of 2 euros appeared on the eBay auction, which the seller issued for 100,000. euro. This amount was due to the coin’s defect. This made it unique. It turns out that there are many more similar auctions.

A 2 euro coin for almost half a million zlotys

The coin with the so-called mintage error was put up at the eBay auction for exactly EUR 99999.99 – the portal converts this amount to EUR 472,000. zloty. The seller who advertised the 2-euro coin said that it comes from Greece and has “mis-minting” and “material defects”.

As he adds, even among the coins with defects, it is a unique specimen.

Flawed coins are worth a fortune

It turns out that the 2 euro coin is not the only one with a coinage defect that is listed on eBay. Most of the ads also have staggering prices. The portal sells coins with defects of 100-300 thousand. zloty. Many of them are also valued at amounts in the order of 40-90 thousand. PLN, depending on the type of defect. Let us add that such disadvantages may apply to coins from any country, so it is worth checking if you do not have one at home.

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