1841 Liberty Head $2.50 Gold Quarter Eagle Coin

1841 Liberty Head $2.50 Gold Quarter Eagle Coin

1841 Liberty Head $2.50 Gold Quarter Eagle Coin
1841 Liberty Head $2.50 Gold Quarter Eagle Coin values

Coin Info

Melt Value
$150.16
Country
United States
Type
Gold Coin
Metal Content
0.12095 t oz
Face Value
$2.50 USD
Mintage
14,445
Issuing Mint
U.S. Mint
Year Issued
1841

1841 Liberty Head $2.50 gold coins represent the second year of the series that is also widely called the Coronet Head quarter eagle coin type. 1841 Liberty Head quarter eagles were produced at three mints, including the Philadelphia, Charlotte, and Dahlonega. All 1841 $2.50 coins are rare, as the Philadelphia coins were proof-only coins and all Charlotte and Dahlonega quarter eagles, as a rule, are highly scarce.

Here is a look at the mintages and values for 1841 Liberty Head quarter eagle gold coins:

  • 1841 (proof); $50,000

  • 1841-C, 10,281 minted; $1,500

  • 1841-D, 4,164; $2,100

*Values are for coins grading Very Fine-20, unless otherwise noted.

1841 Liberty Head quarter eagles consist of a composition that is 90 percent gold and 10 percent copper; that’s a typical “coin gold” mixture for gold coins of the era. Specifically, 1841 Liberty Head $2.50 gold coins weigh 4.18 grams and have a diameter of 18 millimeters, which means they are about the same width of a standard dime. In all, 1841 Liberty Head $2.50 gold coins contain a total of 0.1202 ounces of gold.

1841 Liberty Head $2.50 quarter eagles were designed by Christian Gobrecht, who served as Chief Engraver of the United States Mint. Gobrecht was the same coin designer who created the widely popular Seated Liberty coins struck from the 1830s through the early 1890s.



1841 Liberty Head $2.50 Gold Quarter Eagle Coin Past Sales & Prices

1841-C $2.50 LIBERTY GOLD COIN PCGS AU53 REVERSE PLANCHET LAMINATION; RARE COIN!
Sale Price: $2,200.00
Date Sold: December 27, 2015
1841-C $2.50 LIBERTY GOLD COIN PCGS AU53 REVERSE PLANCHET LAMINATION; RARE COIN!
1841-C $2.50 Liberty Gold Coin NGC AU Details*Mintage: 10,000*
Sale Price: $1,200.00
Date Sold: November 07, 2015
1841-C $2.50 Liberty Gold Coin NGC AU Details*Mintage: 10,000*
US 1841 C $2.5 Gold Quarter Eagle-Extremely Rare Charlotte Mint!-NGC AU Details
Sale Price: $960.00
Date Sold: July 05, 2015
US 1841 C $2.5 Gold Quarter Eagle-Extremely Rare Charlotte Mint!-NGC AU Details
1841-C - $2 1/2 Gold piece- Certified by NGC AU-55
Sale Price: $4,033.00
Date Sold: June 02, 2015
1841-C - $2 1/2 Gold piece- Certified by NGC AU-55
1841 C $2.50 Liberty Head Gold Quarter Eagle NGC AU53, Charlotte Gold
Sale Price: $3,376.00
Date Sold: April 21, 2015
1841 C $2.50 Liberty Head Gold Quarter Eagle NGC AU53, Charlotte Gold
Rare 1841-C $2.50 Liberty Gold Coin NGC AU-55 No Reserve
Sale Price: $3,303.56
Date Sold: February 20, 2015
Rare 1841-C $2.50 Liberty Gold Coin NGC AU-55 No Reserve
1841-C LIBERTY HEAD $ 2.5 GOLD VF35 DETAILS BY ANACS STRUCK FROM ROTATED DIE
Sale Price: $1,525.00
Date Sold: January 31, 2015
1841-C LIBERTY HEAD $ 2.5 GOLD VF35 DETAILS BY ANACS STRUCK FROM ROTATED DIE

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