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Rare dime worth more than a million up for auction in Tampa

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Whatever disparaging cliché you’ve heard about the lowly dime – dime a dozen, nickel and dimed, dime’s worth of difference – it’s not true of this dime. No, this particular coin that’s about to go to auction Thursday evening in Tampa is worth way more than 10 cents. More like a million dollars or two. The 1894-S dime was struck at the San Francisco Mint. Only 24 were made, and only nine likely still exist. “There’s a couple of iconic…

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