Why purchase this $2.50 Gold 1928 Indian Head Quarter Eagle?
The 1920's was a booming decade in the United States. One of the longest lasting legacies of the decade originated in 1928 when Mickey Mouse made his debut in Steamboat Willie. Today, the Disney Company continues to entertain the young and the young at heart. What better way to connect with this historic year - and decade - than with this classic 1928 Indian Head Quarter Eagle?
Featuring Bela Lyon Pratt's Famous Incuse Designs
Obverse: Bela Lyon Pratt designed both faces of this coin. The obverse features a left-facing Native American man who has a feathered headdress on his head. "LIBERTY" and "1928" are inscribed along the rim and are joined by thirteen stars.
Reverse: An eagle faces left in Pratt's reverse design. Perched on arrows that are wrapped in an olive branch, the bird is flanked by the mottoes "E PLURIBUS UNUM" and "IN GOD WE TRUST." Arching over the image is the name of the issuing country, "UNITED STATES OF AMERICA," while the coin's face value, "2 1/2 DOLLARS," is noted below. Bela Lyon Pratt was born in Connecticut and graduated from the School of Fine Arts at Yale. He is known for the "Pratt coins," the Indian Head Quarter Eagle and Half Eagle.
Beautifully Preserved MS63+ with Green Label
The experts at Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) graded this coin Mint State 63+. That means that it has no traces of wear and about an average strike. This grade is provided on NGC's Green Label which represents a collaboration between NGC and Rare Coin Company of America (RARCOA), one of the leading numismatic distributors in the United States. The presence of the Green Label indicates that prior to being submitted to NGC for certification, this coin was fist examined and then selected by experts at RARCOA for meeting a strict set of guidelines pertaining to elements such as luster, eye-appeal, and toning.
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This 1928 Indian Head $2.50 Gold Quarter Eagle NGC MS63+ Green Label is proudly minted by the U.S. Mint. The United States Mint was founded in 1792 and manufactures circulating, collectible, and bullion coinage.
|Year of Issue:||1928|
|Weight in Grams:||3.760 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.1209 oz|
|Legal Tender:||United States|