In this video, Scott Travers, gold and rare coin expert and author of The Insider’s Guide to US Coin Values, talks about the value and collectibility of silver coins. While there are numerous bullion and collectible silver coins to choose from, Mr. Travers’s favorite type of silver coins are the Seated Liberty designs, specifically the quarters. This coin features an eagle on the back and the figure of Liberty on the front, or obverse, and was struck in the 1870s and 1880s.

Scott A. Travers is one of the most knowledgeable and influential coin dealers in the world. He has authored 7 best selling books on coins, including “The Insider’s Guide To US Coin Values.” For more great tips from Scott, check out his other videos at, his website, or purchase his latest book, The Coin Collector’s Survival Manual.

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