Indian Head Cents were made from 1859 to 1909 with all coins minted in Philadelphia until the final two years when coins were also made in San Francisco.
James Longacre designed the Indian Head Cent which is actually a representation of Liberty wearing an Indian headdress. Indian Head Cents are one of the most popular of all U.S. coins!
Super flashy deep mirrored fields and a precise strike. Only 800 of this first year Indian Head Cent minted with this one having excellent eye appeal.
Beautiful bright reddish-tan luster nearly flawless surfaces. Very well struck with super eye appeal!
CAC. Beautiful flashy luster and a sharp strike.
CAC. Vibrant honey-tan luster and a great strike with nearly pristine surfaces. Super quality!
CAC. An amazing coin with intense pure copper-nickel luster and a great strike. The fields are deep mirrored and super flashy while the design features have rich golden-red frost.
Incredibly flashy with very deep proof fields and nicely frosted design feature. The surfaces are essentially flawless and a tiny splash of ice-blue accents this exceptionally nice copper-nickel proof.
Bright flashy lustrous surfaces and a great strike.
A sharp strike with nice clean surfaces and satiny rich copper-nickel luster.
CAC. A nice early proof with original copper-nickel tan luster over strong reflective surfaces. The strike is precise and there are no significant marks. In an early PCGS holder.
CAC. Fantastic quality with flashy blazing mint luster and stunning contrast between the frosted devices and very deep mirror fields. Just 550 Copper-Nickel proofs minted for the year.
Thick golden-red frost on the design contrasts beautifully with super deep and clean mirrored fields. A gorgeous coin and one of the better survivors from an original mintage of just 550 pieces.
Flashy honey-tan luster.
Vibrant copper-nickel tan luster and a sharp strike.
CAC. Rich satiny mint luster and a sharp strike. An interesting die crack connects both ends of the wreath running thru the shield. Super quality!
Well struck with rich orange-red and soft brown luster and a trace of turquoise and lavender on the reverse.
Lustrous chocolate brown surfaces with a trace of red.
CAC. A beautiful Gem with vibrant orange-red luster blending with glossy shades of brown.
Vibrant luster that's nearly full red.
CAC. Mostly red and a sharp strike with no significant marks or spots. Tied for the finest 'RB' coin graded by PCGS.
Crisp luster and a sharp strike.
Satiny luster and a sharp strike.
Super fresh blazing copper-nickel red luster and a sharp strike with fantastic clean surfaces. One of the finest graded at PCGS with just 5 grading finer - 4 @ 66+ and 1 @ 67.
CAC. Very flashy with blazing spot-free copper-nickel luster and a fair amount of frost on the design elements. The proof fields are highly reflective and the visual appeal is outstanding. Only 370 minted.
Well struck and nearly mark-free with a touch of red blending with nice olive-brown.
CAC. Beautiful mark-free surfaces with a pleasing blend of mint red and soft brown luster.
Beautiful flashy woodgrain surfaces that are mostly original mint red. The strike is sharp with all four diamonds and strong feather definition and the overall eye appeal is outstanding.
Plain 5. Lovely iridescent mint red and light brown. Very well struck.
CAC. Fancy 5. A gorgeous Premium Gem with very flashy luster that is mostly mint red. The strike is solid and there are no significant marks. Tied for the finest graded at PCGS and a coin with wonderful eye appeal.
CAC. Beautiful satiny smooth surfaces that are virtually mark-free and show a pleasing blend of faded red and brown with a lavender hue.
CAC. Satiny soft brown luster with a touch of red.
A needle-sharp strike with nicely mirrored surfaces and reddish-gold color. 625 proofs minted and very few have survived with this nice of color.
CAC. Lots of flashy red luster blending with soft-brown .
CAC. A beautiful well struck Gem with no significant marks. The surfaces are a pleasing blend of mint red and light brown with no carbon and excellent eye appeal.
Gorgeous flashy deep mirrored fields with modest frost on the design. Fabulous quality beautiful golden-red luster. Tied for the finest graded at PCGS regardless of color designation!
1867/67. Well detailed with pleasing medium brown surfaces. The doubling is very obvious.
CAC. Glossy iridescent brown with traces of mint red. Very nice for the grade.
CAC. Well struck and free of significant marks or spots. The surfaces retain considerable mint red blending with a soft light brown. The luster is quite vibrant!
Gorgeous iridescent red and lavender tinted brown surfaces. The strike is sharp and there are no spots or noteworthy marks. Super quality!
Well struck with lustrous mint red and steel-blue surfaces. Problem-free with an absence of carbon and significant marks.
CAC. Beautiful lustrous surfaces that are nearly mark-free with a nice even blend of faded orange-red and olive-brown.
CAC. Well struck with nearly mark-free surfaces and attractive even red-brown color. A very pleasing example of this scarce date.
CAC. Flashy red-brown surfaces that are free of significant marks.
Beautiful full red luster and a sharp strike. The surfaces are outstanding with no significant marks or spots.
Well struck with vibrant mint luster that's mostly red mellowed with an evenly distributed touch of brown. Very attractive.
CAC. A beautiful nearly full red example of this better date. The strike is sharp and the surfaces are exceptionally nice with no significant marks. None have graded numerically finer regardless of color designation!
CAC. Beautiful mirrored proof surfaces and a sharp strike. The surfaces are nearly pristine with evenly blended red-brown luster.
Very sharply struck with deep mirrored surfaces and fiery orange-red luster. None have graded finer at PCGS regardless of color designation.
Sharp detail with lustrous light brown surfaces. A pleasing example of this better date.
CAC. Super rich chocolate brown surfaces with a beautiful lavender hue. The strike is sharp and there are simply no noteworthy marks or spots.
A pleasing well struck example of this scarce date with vibrant copper-red and soft brown luster.
Well struck and lustrous with considerable mint red blending with glossy soft-brown.
Rich golden-red luster with pleasing surfaces that reveal minimal marks and spots.
CAC. Bright mostly red luster and a sharp strike with minimal abrasions and no carbon.
CAC. A gorgeous proof with iridescent reddish-brown surfaces with a touch of lavender and lime-green. Super quality!
CAC. From an era of low mintage proofs - around 700 minted in 1875. Sparkling yellow and golden-red surfaces with lavender and iridescent green hues. Super quality with wonderful eye appeal!
CAC. Beautiful mint red and soft-brown luster off nearly mark-free surfaces. A scarce and under-rated date in this high of grade.
CAC. Solid detail with nice problem-free surfaces.
Flashy olive-green surfaces with a touch of peripheral red. The strike is needle-sharp and the eye appeal is outstanding.
CAC. A beautiful Gem with very flashy reflective surfaces. Considerable faded red blends with soft brown with iridescent turquoise, lavender, and gold hues appearing at different angles under a light. Free of marks and carbon. A super 1877 'Indian'!
A great strike with beautiful surfaces and even reddish-brown luster.
Satiny brick-red and soft brown surfaces.
Beautiful iridescent golden-red mirrored fields with deeper gold frost on the design. Spot-free with super eye appeal.
Remarkably well preserved with super flashy bright red luster. The strike is very sharp and the fields are deeply mirrored and spot-free. Super quality!
Gorgeous nearly full red surfaces with super vibrant mint luster.
CAC. Mostly red and very flashy.
Beautiful silky smooth surfaces with lavender and red hues blending with pristine chocolate-brown surfaces. Super quality!
A beautiful mint red proof with deep reflective mirrored fields and a needle-sharp strike.
CAC. Shimmering mark-free surfaces with a pleasing blend of mint red and soft-brown with a faint lavender hue.
Deep mirror surfaces that are an even chocolate brown. Tilt it under a light and find strong hues of neon turquoise and lavender! Sharply stuck and nearly flawless with exceptional eye appeal.
CAC. Well struck with vibrant mostly red luster.
A stunning Superb Gem with super sharp detail and beautiful deeply reflective mirrored surfaces. A vivid iridescent patina of lavender, blue-green and brown with a small touch of gold blankets this beauty and gives it amazing eye appeal.
Lustrous red-brown surfaces.
A needle-sharp strike with iridescent brown surfaces that have a faint lavender tint.
Sharply struck with flashy deep mirrored fields and a pleasing reddish-tan color.
Flashy ruby-red, gold and lime on the obverse with a light chocolate reverse that has a faint lavender hue.
Nearly full red with a ruby hue and a touch of lime in the obverse fields. Outstanding quality and wonderful eye appeal.
CAC. Lovely iridescent ruby-red and lavender surfaces.
Very attractive with nice original mint red luster.
Very flashy lustrous brown surfaces with a turquoise hue.
CAC. Extremely flashy deep mirrored fields and lots of fiery mint red.
Extremely flashy with deep mirrored fields, a needle-sharp strike, and gorgeous mint red luster.
Super flashy surfaces that are nearly full iridescent red with beautiful hues of lavender and lime. The strike is needle-sharp and the eye appeal is outstanding.
Amazing quality with intense blazing red luster and nearly flawless deep mirrored surfaces. The strike is needle-sharp and the eye appeal is outstanding.
A beautiful blend of lavender, red, and brown hues on this exceptionally nice proof 'Indian'.
Beautiful ruby-red luster and frosted devices with highly reflective, mirrored fields. A wonderful proof 'Indian' with outstanding eye appeal.
CAC. Stunning iridescent red luster with a lavender hue and simply amazing 'flash'. Incredible quality!
CAC. A sharp strike with flashy proof surfaces. An iridescent blend of golden-red, olive-green, and light brown gives this Gem excellent eye appeal.
CAC. Beautiful iridescent hues of lavender and rose enhance virtually perfect chocolate brown surfaces. Incredible quality and outstanding eye appeal.
A needle-sharp strike with beautiful iridescent brown surfaces that show a light lavender hue.
Flashy brown surfaces with light hues of turquoise and gold plus a faint reddish hue at the borders.
Well struck with lustrous red and soft brown surfaces.
Flashy luster and a sharp strike.
Fantastic orange ruby luster highlights glowing surfaces. The sharp strike shows off 4 diamonds. Excellent eye appeal.
Highly reflective proof surfaces with a pleasing warm reddish-brown color.
CAC. Sharply struck with highly reflective mirrored fields and beautiful subdued red luster.
Well struck with frosty brown luster that has a faint iridescent blue hue and a trace of red. Spot-free with no significant marks.
Flashy red-brown mirrored surfaces.
CAC. Nearly full red luster with beautiful clean surfaces.
CAC. Beautiful surfaces with iridescent mint red and soft lavender-brown luster.
Well struck with lustrous red and soft brown surfaces.
CAC. Nice vivid mostly red luster that is spot-free.
Well struck with pleasing lustrous surfaces.
Flashy mint red surfaces and a needle-sharp strike with frosted design features.
Nice lustrous brick-red surfaces.
Rich copper-red surfaces and nicely frosted design features.
CAC. Doubled Date. Lustrous original brown surfaces. Only 2 graded AU-53 at PCGS with this being the only one to also gain CAC approval.
Well struck with mint red blending with soft brown.
Well struck with minimal abrasions and beautiful original mint red luster.
Gorgeous blazing mint luster with nearly mark-free surfaces and a bold strike. A coin that must have come very close to getting a 'Red' designation at PCGS!
CAC. Extremely well struck with glossy steel-blue and brown surfaces that show a tinge of red at the rim.
Beautiful bronze-red surfaces and a needle-sharp strike with no noteworthy abrasions.
Vibrant mint red luster and a sharp strike.
Super fresh blazing red luster gives this Gem wonderful eye appeal.
Well struck with vibrant original mint red luster and beautiful clean surfaces.
Very impressive with fresh blazing red luster and a great strike. The surfaces have no significant marks and the eye appeal is excellent.
Ruby and orange-red with a touch of lavender and lime on this high quality proof.
CAC. Beautiful glowing orange-red luster and a sharp strike. Outstanding quality and great eye appeal.
Beautiful vibrant full red luster and a great strike. Devoid of carbon spots with exceptionally nice surfaces.
A beautiful Premium Gem with original red color, a great strike, and no significant marks.
Super flashy and mostly red with soft wood-grain brown.
Flashy mint red luster and a sharp strike.
Very attractive with nearly full red luster.
A nearly flawless Premium Gem with blazing red luster and spectacular clean surfaces.
Blazing copper orange-red luster and a sharp strike.
Well struck and mostly red with beautiful clean surfaces.
An amazing Indian Head Cent with blazing fresh copper-red luster and a great strike.
Flashy golden-red luster gives this Gem outstanding eye appeal.
Flashy full red luster and a sharp strike.
Nice original blazing red luster.
An amazing coin with intense blazing red luster and pristine surfaces. The diamonds, feather tips, and reverse shield are all sharply defined. Only 7 have graded numerically higher at PCGS.
Nice deep mirrored surfaces with orange-red luster and a light brown tint.
Rich red luster and a sharp strike with all 4 diamonds and the tips of the feathers fully defined.
Nice flashy full red luster.
Flashy golden-red luster.
Well struck with flashy mint red luster.
Well struck with fresh blazing red luster.
Fantastic quality with intense mint red luster and wonderful surfaces that are free of significant marks or spots. Only 4 have graded 66+ at PCGS and just 5 better at 67.
Radiant original mint red luster and a sharp strike.
CAC. Flashy red luster and soft olive-brown. Sharply struck with wonderful eye appeal!
Very well struck with all four diamonds complete. The surfaces are mostly red and the eye appeal is outstanding.
CAC. Well struck and free of significant abrasions with satiny reddish-brown surfaces. Super eye appeal!
Blazing mostly red luster with a nice blend of lavender tinted brown. The strike is sharp and the surfaces are exceptionally clean.
Flashy mint red surfaces with a vibrant luster 'cartwheel'. The strike is extremely sharp and the eye appeal is amazing!
CAC. Fresh blazing red luster and a sharp strike. From the last year of the series which saw a dramatic drop-off in mintage from the prior twenty plus years.
Flashy copper-red luster and a bold strike. Outstanding for the grade.
CAC. Wonderful intense mint red luster with gorgeous satiny surfaces and a very sharp strike. Extremely flashy with super eye appeal!
From the last year of the series comes the date with the lowest mintage - 309,000. This is a well struck example with bright red luster mingling with soft brown.
CAC. Nice mark-free surfaces with rich red and brown luster.