The 1915 Indian Head quarter eagles have value as numismatic coins. Keep reading to learn more about these gold coins.

1915 Indian Head Quarter Eagle

Specifications

Type: Indian Head Quarter Eagle
Year: 1915
Face Value: $2.50
Composition: 90% gold, 10% copper
Gold Weight: .12094 oz.
Total Weight: 4.18 grams
Current Gold Bullion Value: $231.61

The US minted the 1915 Indian Head quarter eagle with no mint mark. No other series were minted for this year.

Series Location Quantity Minted
1915 Philadelphia 606,000

Value

This coin in circulated condition is worth at least its weight in gold. The gold melt value for this coin is $231.61 as of September 25, 2023. This melt value is calculated from the current gold spot price of $1,915.10 per ounce.

The 1915 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 $1,250.

Proof coins are available. These coins have a matte finish. They are each valued at around $15,000 in PR 63 condition. There were 100 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:

1914 Indian Head Quarter Eagle
1913 Indian Head Quarter Eagle