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Indian Head (1908 - 1929)

This type conforms to the quarter eagle of the same date. The sunken-relief designs and lettering make these two series unique in United States coinage.

Indian Head (1908 - 1929)
1908 - 1929

Indian Head (1908 - 1929)

Coin Attributes

  • Design Years: 1908 - 1929
    Designer: Bela Lyon Pratt
    Weight: 8.359 grams
    Diameter:21.6 mm
    Composition:
    • 0.9000 gold, 0.1000 copper
    Edge: reeded
    Metal Oz: 0.24187
    Melt Value (gold): $316.22
Grade Price Guide
Circ|MS|PF
  • Description
  • Mintage
  • F-12 Fine. Fine.
  • VF-20 Very Fine. Very Fine.
  • EF-40 Extremely Fine. Extremely Fine.
  • AU-50 About Uncirculated. About Uncirculated.
  • AU-55 Choice About Uncirculated. Choice About Uncirculated.
  • AU-58 Choice AU. Choice AU.
  • MS-60 Uncirculated. Uncirculated.
  • MS-62 Choice Unc.. Choice Unc..
  • MS-63 Choice Uncirculated. Choice Uncirculated.
  • MS-64 Very Choice Unc.. Very Choice Unc..
  • MS-65 Gem Uncirculated. Gem Uncirculated.
  • PF-60 PF-60. PF-60.
  • PF-63 Choice Proof. Choice Proof.
  • Matte PF-63 Matte. Matte.
  • PF-64 Gem Proof. Gem Proof.
  • PF-65 Gem Proof. Gem Proof.
  • 1908S

    1908S

    Half Eagles Indian Head (1908 - 1929) 1908S
    Mintmark Location
  • 82,000
  • 1911S
  • 1,416,000
    • 1912

      1912

      Half Eagles Indian Head (1908 - 1929) 1912
      Scarcer coins with well-struck mintmarks command higher prices.
      Half Eagles Indian Head (1908 - 1929) 1912
      Scarcer coins with well-struck mintmarks command higher prices.
    • 790,000
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