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The 1910 Indian Head Type Quarter Eagle U.S. Gold Coin

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1910 Indian Head Type Quarter Eagle ($2.50 gold piece); designed by Bela Lyon Pratt; weight 4.18 grams; 90% gold/10% copper; diameter 18 mm.
1910 Indian Head Type Quarter Eagle U.S. Gold Coin ($2.50 Gold Piece)

1910 Indian Head Type Quarter Eagle U.S. Gold Coin ($2.50 Gold Piece)

Photo (c) Harlan J. Berk, Ltd.
This series and its Half Eagle sister have devices which are set incuse, rather than raised, like most American coins. The coin also lacks a rim, although it does have reeded edges. The specimen shown was graded MS-62 by NGC and sold for $650.00 in June of 2006.

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