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1909 UNITED STATES US Indian Native American Head Eagle GOLD $10 Coin NGC i82203

1909 UNITED STATES US Indian Native American Head Eagle GOLD $10 Coin NGC i82203
1909 UNITED STATES US Indian Native American Head Eagle GOLD $10 Coin NGC i82203
1909 UNITED STATES US Indian Native American Head Eagle GOLD $10 Coin NGC i82203
1909 UNITED STATES US Indian Native American Head Eagle GOLD $10 Coin NGC i82203
1909 UNITED STATES US Indian Native American Head Eagle GOLD $10 Coin NGC i82203

1909 UNITED STATES US Indian Native American Head Eagle GOLD $10 Coin NGC i82203   1909 UNITED STATES US Indian Native American Head Eagle GOLD $10 Coin NGC i82203

Item: i82203 Authentic Coin of. AU 55 5720860-004 Thirteen five-pointed stars above head of Liberty wearing Native American feather headdress inscribed LIBERTY; year below.

UNITED·STATES·OF·AMERICA E PLURIBUS UNUM IN GOD WE TRUST TEN·DOLLARS. The obverse and reverse were designed by sculptor Augustus Saint-Gaudens, originally commissioned for use on other denominations. He was suffering from cancer and did not survive to see the coins released.

Beginning in 1904, President Theodore Roosevelt proposed new, more artistic designs on US coins, prompting the Mint to hire Saint-Gaudens to create them. Roosevelt and Saint-Gaudens at first considered a uniform design for the four denominations of coins which were struck in gold, but in 1907 Roosevelt decided to use a model for the obverse of the eagle that the sculptor had meant to use for the cent. The coin as sculpted by Saint-Gaudens was too high in relief for the Mint to strike readily, and it took months to modify the design so that the coin could be struck by one blow of the Mint's presses.

Saint-Gaudens died on August 3, 1907, and Roosevelt insisted that the new eagle be finished and struck that month. New pieces were given to the President on August 31 which differ from the coins struck later for circulation. The omission of the motto "In God We Trust" on the new coins caused public outrage, and prompted Congress to pass a bill mandating its inclusion. Mint Chief Engraver Charles E.

Barber added the words and made minor modifications to the design. The Indian Head eagle was struck regularly until 1916, and then intermittently until President Franklin Roosevelt directed the Mint to stop producing gold coins in 1933. Its termination ended the series of eagles struck for circulation begun in 1795. Many Indian Head eagles were melted by the government in the late 1930s; the 1933 issue is a particular rarity, as few were distributed. World-renowned expert numismatist, enthusiast, author and dealer in authentic ancient Greek, ancient Roman, ancient Byzantine, world coins & more.

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  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
  • Certification Number: 5720860-004
  • Certification: NGC
  • Mint Location: Philadelphia
  • Grade: AU 55
  • Year: 1909
  • Circulated/Uncirculated: Circulated
  • Composition: Gold


1909 UNITED STATES US Indian Native American Head Eagle GOLD $10 Coin NGC i82203   1909 UNITED STATES US Indian Native American Head Eagle GOLD $10 Coin NGC i82203