The 1914 Indian Head quarter eagles have value as numismatic coins. Keep reading to learn more about these gold coins.

1914 Indian Head Quarter Eagle

Specifications

Type: Indian Head Quarter Eagle
Year: 1914
Face Value: $2.50
Composition: 90% gold, 10% copper
Gold Weight: .12094 oz.
Total Weight: 4.18 grams
Current Gold Bullion Value: $280.53

The US minted the 1914 Indian Head quarter eagle with no mint mark and also the 1914 D Indian Head quarter eagle. The mint mark, when present, can be found on the reverse side of the coin to the left of the arrows.

Series Location Quantity Minted
1914 Philadelphia 240,000
1914 D Denver 448,000

Value

This coin in circulated condition is worth at least its weight in gold. The gold melt value for this coin is $280.53. This melt value is calculated from the current gold spot price of $2,319.56 per ounce.

The 1914 Indian Head quarter eagle with no mint mark is worth around $485 in very fine condition. In extremely fine condition the value is around $550. In uncirculated condition the price is around $650 for coins with an MS 60 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 63 can sell for around $3,000.

The 1914 D Indian Head quarter eagle is worth around $475 in very fine condition. In extremely fine condition the value is around $500. In uncirculated condition the price is around $550 for coins with an MS 60 grade. Uncirculated coins with a grade of MS 63 can sell for around $2,000.

Proof coins with no mint mark are available. These coins have a matte finish. They are each valued at around $14,000 in PR 63 condition. There were 117 proof coins minted.

Grading System

Very fine- The hair-cord knot is distinct. The feathers at the top of the head are clear. The cheekbone is worn.

Extremely fine- The headband feathers, war bonnet, and cheekbone are slightly worn.

MS 60 uncirculated- There are no signs of wear. The coin has luster, but there may be a few stains, abrasions, or surface marks.

MS 63 choice uncirculated- In the major focal areas there are some blemishes or contact marks. The coin's luster might not be as prominent.

PR-63BN proof- In the major focal areas there are some blemishes or contact marks. The coin's luster might not be as prominent. The color is brown.

 

Sources:

The Red Book


See also:

1915 Indian Head Quarter Eagle
1913 Indian Head Quarter Eagle
1912 Indian Head Quarter Eagle