Coin Specifications

Category: Indian Head $2.50 (1908-1929)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 388,000
Obverse Designer: Bela Lyon Pratt
Reverse Designer: Bela Lyon Pratt
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 4.1800g
AGW: 0.1210oz
Melt Value: $157.09 (9/21/2017)
Diameter: 18mm
Edge: Reeded
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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: 8/10/2017

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1927 $2.5 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 250 260 270 290 300 320 325 335 350 410 430 470 585 785 1900 13000 - - - -
$ - - - - 360 - - 535 615 925 2300 - - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 15449
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
2/20/2005 PCGS MS 62   Goldberg February 20-23, 2005 Pre-Long Beach Coin Auction, 28/Lot# 2187 $448.50
5/30/2010 PCGS MS 65   Bonhams Coins, Medals, and Banknotes, 18301/Lot# 2137 $3,042.00
1/23/2012 PCGS MS 64   David Lawrence Rare Coins Monday - Internet Auction # 656, 663/Lot# 2471 $1,690.50
2/26/2012 NGC MS 62   GreatCollections GreatCollections Coin Auctions 02/26/2012, 9/Lot# 15108 $478.50
9/4/2012 NGC MS 62   Teletrade Auction 3341, 3341/Lot# 1301 $416.00
9/23/2012 NGC MS 63   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131240/Lot# 26548 $616.88
11/18/2012 NGC MS 62   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131248/Lot# 24263 $411.25
10/10/2014 PCGS MS 63   Stack's Bowers November Baltimore 2014, 6039/Lot# 15803 $399.50
9/4/2016 NGC MS 63   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131637/Lot# 23635 $376.00
9/25/2016 NGC MS 64   Heritage Auctions Internet Coin Auction Session(1), 131640/Lot# 21529 $998.75


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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