Capped Bust Half Dollar Attribution Guide
1809 O-103 R1

Star 1 points to center of dentil. There are a number of tines off the inner points of many stars. The most obvious are star 5 showing the tine above, and stars 11 & 12 showing the tines below. Figures in date are set irregularly, 18 is wider than 809, and 9 leans sharply right. (Obverse shared with O-104 and O-105.)


M is rotated clockwise. A straight die line joins right base of A to upper left serif of M. A long diagonal defect line from corner of shield runs up into right wing. Arrowheads are heavily ribbed, and separated. Right sides of I and T are in line.