Capped Bust Half Dollar Attribution Guide
Obverse: Star 1 points to lower half of a dentil. A diagonal die line cuts across the right leg of R. Date is close, with tall figures. 2 has a straight base with a tiny serif, and a short pointed curl.
Reverse: Small tine juts out and down from crossbar 2 on right. Several stripe lines extend upwards too far. In the a-DS, a die chip first forms in the outer crevice of R, then in the top of first S in STATES. In the VLDS, not mentioned in Overton-Parsley, a chip also forms in the upper angle of N. 50 C is large and high, the C very large. I is centered under the left side of T.