Capped Bust Half Dollar Attribution Guide
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-103 and O-104.)
Diagonal die line joining the lowest leaf, closest to the 5, to the dentils below. die crack from the olive leaves that circles left to the top of UNITED STATES.