1804 Turban Head Gold $10 Eagle : Crosslet 4

Heraldic Eagle - Capped Bust Facing Right

Mintage: 3,757
Minted at: Philadelphia

Designer - Engraver: Robert Scot
Metal Composition: 90% Gold - 10% Copper

Diameter: 33 mm
Mass / Weight: 17.5 grams

What this coin looks like (obverse, reverse, mint mark location, special features, etc.):
1804 Crosslet 4 - Turban Head $10 Gold Eagle - Ten Dollars
There were two major varieties of the 1804 $10 Gold Turban Head Eagle. One variety features a Crosslet "4" in the 1804 date - which is the common and original variety actually struck in 1804 (depicted above). The other variety is the Plain "4" without the crosslet at the right side of the "4" - which is actually an exceptionally rare restrike Proof coin. The difference between the 1804 Crosslet 4 vs Plain 4 is depicted below in the example comparison image (Source of example image above is courtesy of Heritage Auction Galleries):

1804 Crosslet 4 vs Plain 4 - $10 Turban Head Gold Eagle - Difference and Comparison
Coin value chart: Typical coin prices, values and worth in USD based on grade/condition
Good
(G-4)
Very Good
(VG-8)
Fine
(F-12)
Very Fine
(VF-20)
Extremely Fine
(EF-40)
About Uncirculated
(AU-50)
Uncirculated
(MS-60)
Uncirculated
(MS-63)
Proof
(PR-63)
--$20,315$25,487$38,481$53,386$86,785$152,906-

USA Coin Book estimated value of 1804 Turban Head Gold $10 Eagle (Crosslet 4 Variety) is worth $20,315 in average condition and can be worth $86,785 to $152,906 or more in uncirculated (MS+) mint condition. Click here to learn how to use coin price charts. Also, click here to learn about grading coins. The Melt Value shown below is how valuable the coin's metal is worth (bare minimum value of coin). Click here to see the Melt Value of every US coin.


MELT VALUE: $662.04





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