1878 Indian Head Penny has estimated the 1878 Indian Head Penny value at an average of $30.00, one in certified mint state (MS+) could be worth $250. (see details)...

1878 Indian Head Penny

Type: Indian Head Penny
Year: 1878
Mint Mark: No mint mark
Face Value: 0.01 USD
Total Produced: 5,797,000 [?]
Silver Content: 0%
Numismatic Value: $30.00 to $250.00
Value: As a rough estimate of this coins value you can assume this coin in average condition will be valued at somewhere around $30.00, while one in certified mint state (MS+) condition could bring as much as $250 at auction. This price does not reference any standard coin grading scale. So when we say average, we mean in a similar condition to other coins issued in 1878, and mint state meaning it is certified MS+ by one of the top coin grading companies. [?].

Additional Info: The 1878 Indian Head Penny, while not the most valuable is one of the more valuable. At somewhere between $30 and $250 finding one of these at a good price could make a collectors day. If you are buying at the top end be sure it is certified by someone like PCGS.

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**When we say that 5,797,000, of these coins were produced or minted in 1878 this number doesn't always match the actual circulation count for this coin. The numbers come from the United States mint, and they don't reflect coins that have been melted, destroyed, or those that have never been released. Please keep that in mind.

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***Price subject to standard supply and demand laws, dealer premiums, and other market variations. Prices represent past values fetched at online auctions, estate sales, certified coins being sold by dealers, and user submitted values. While we wholeheartedly try to give honest price estimates there are many factors besides appearance, metal content, and rarity that help make up the coins overall value. Call or visit your local coin dealer for more information.

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