The 1927 Indian Head quarter eagles have value as numismatic coins. Keep reading to learn more about these gold coins.

1927 Indian Head Quarter Eagle

Specifications

Type: Indian Head Quarter Eagle
Year: 1927
Face Value: $2.50
Composition: 90% gold, 10% copper
Gold Weight: .12094 oz.
Total Weight: 4.18 grams
Current Gold Bullion Value: $283.50

The US minted the 1927 Indian Head quarter eagle with no mint mark. No other series were minted for this year.

Series Location Quantity Minted
1927 Philadelphia 388,000

Value

This coin in circulated condition is worth at least its weight in gold. The gold melt value for this coin is $283.50 as of April 14, 2024. This melt value is calculated from the current gold spot price of $2,344.15 per ounce.

The 1927 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 $775.

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.

 

Sources:

The Red Book


See also:

1928 Indian Head Quarter Eagle
1926 Indian Head Quarter Eagle
1925 Indian Head Quarter Eagle