Coin Specifications

Category: Indian Head $2.50 (1908-1929)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 388,000
Catalog: KM-128
Obverse Designer: Bela Lyon Pratt
Reverse Designer: Bela Lyon Pratt
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 4.1800g
AGW: 0.1209oz
Melt Value: $147.80 (9/19/2014)
Diameter: 18mm
Edge: Reeded
Numismatic specification data provided by Krause Publications NumisMaster.
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1927 $2.5 MS obverse 1927 $2.5 MS reverse


  
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Description & Analysis

Jeff Garrett: The 1927 Indian Head Quarter Eagle is similar in rarity to the above two issues and can be found in all grades below MS 66. Most are well struck with excellent luster. The date is ideal for Type coin collectors. Superb coins are surprisingly rare with just nine coins certified by NGC as MS 66 (11/12).


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Price Guide

Last Updated: 9/11/2014

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1927 $2.5 MS
  GVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 268 280 310 330 350 350 365 370 375 395 400 485 545 600 950 2900 13000 37500 - - -
$ 365 380 390 390 420 440 530 600 675 1150 4750 - - -
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Census

 
NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 14865
Low Grade: F
Average Grade: 62
High Grade: 66


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Auction Prices Realized

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Date
Service
Grade
Auction House
Sale / Lot
Price
8/13/2000 NGC MS 60   Teletrade Auction 1345, 1345/Lot# 1405 $232.10
3/27/2006 NGC MS 62   David Lawrence Rare Coins Internet Auction # 80, 85/Lot# 1000 $460.00
5/25/2008 PCGS MS 63   Goldberg May 25-27, 2008 Pre-Long Beach Coin and Currency Auction, 47/Lot# 4635 $891.25
1/7/2009 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions 2009 January Orlando, FL FUN Auction #1121, 1121/Lot# 10227 $862.50
5/22/2011 NGC Details AU Details  Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131122/Lot# 26435 $253.00
2/12/2012 NGC MS 63   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 02/12/2012, 7/Lot# 29320 $1,047.20
5/27/2012 PCGS MS 64   Bonhams Coins and Medals, 19995/Lot# 1244 $1,053.00
6/16/2013 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(2), 131326/Lot# 24813 $1,175.00
8/11/2013 PCGS MS 64   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131334/Lot# 20528 $928.25
6/27/2014 PCGS MS 65   Stack's Bowers June 2014 Baltimore, 6021/Lot# 2491 $1,762.50


NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1927 $2.5 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base333354657559561564266168670577488814831852299449497651182203136653962
333184555581601624648669692728812108616062232364558491117422602388980
00000060162464866969272881210861606223236455849111742260200
00000060863365467769875185012841729261342976750146972698400
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Grade: MS 64
Points: 1852
Owner: H.I.M.
 
Grade: MS 64
Points: 1852
Owner: Irxharts
 
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