Capped Bust Half Dollar Attribution Guide
1834 O-104 R2

Obverse: Star 1 points between dentils. “18” is wider than ”834”. Very high date has an open “3”, and an extra tall tapered “1”.


Reverse: Die line from leaf stem to the claw. “ATES” is recut. A curved die line almost joins “S” and “O”. “50 C” is high. Thin left stand of “M” is joined to its center stand at the base. Centering dot between crossbars 3 & 4 at left. Line 3 of stripes 1 & 2 extend upwards. “I” far left of “T”.