Coin Specifications

Category: Indian Head $2.50 (1908-1929)
Mint: Philadelphia
Mintage: 416,000
Obverse Designer: Bela Lyon Pratt
Reverse Designer: Bela Lyon Pratt
Composition: Gold
Fineness: 0.9000
Weight: 4.1800g
AGW: 0.1210oz
Melt Value: $189.31 (1/28/2020)
Diameter: 18mm
Edge: Reeded
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1928 $2.5 MS obverse 1928 $2.5 MS reverse
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Description & Analysis

Jeff Garrett: Most examples seen for the date are well struck with excellent luster. The date is among the better produced for the series, and is ideal for Type coin collectors as well. As is the common theme for the late date coins from the series, a small number have been graded MS 66, but none have achieved the MS 67 designation (11/12).


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Price Guide

Last Updated: 1/10/2020

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1928 $2.5 MS
  GVGFVFXF505355586061626364656667686970
Base $ 240 240 250 260 275 330 345 345 345 425 450 455 565 705 1700 12250 - - - -
$ - - - - 350 - - 500 600 875 2300 19850 - -

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NGC GRADE SUMMARY

Total Graded: 17183
Low Grade: VF
Average Grade: 62
High Grade: 66

The chart showing VF series, 40 series, 45 series, 50 series, 53 series, 55 series, 58 series, 60 series, 61 series, 62 series, 63 series, 64 series, 65 series, 66 series.
NGC CENSUS DETAIL Last Updated: 1/28/2020 1928 $2.5 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970Total
Base----1--7643483153233761984759269148223----17183
---------------41-----5
-------------123365-1----111
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Total----1--7643483153233762104792276048324----17299
 ----0%--0%0%0%3%1%14%36%28%16%3%0%---- 

NGC Registry

NGC Registry Score 1928 $2.5 MS
 PrAgGVGFVF4045505355586061626364656667686970
Base333354657559561564266168670577488814831852299448367651181143117653623
333184555581601624648669692728812108616062232360857741113822468386580
00000060162464866969272881210861606223236085774111382246800
00000060863365467769875185012841729261342226712146262682200
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Grade: MS 66
Points: 5774
Owner: foresthamilton@universalcoin.com
 
Grade: MS 66
Points: 4836
Owner: foresthamilton@universalcoin.com
 
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