1818 O-109 R1 Capped Bust Half Dollar
O-109 R1 is below, O-109a R1 at bottom
A slightly tougher R1 with specimens available up to MS65, and perhaps the earlier die state being slightly less common than the later die state.
Variety Attribution: Obverse-Stars are large, well struck and close to milling. Date is 9 mm. and low. 81 closest, first 1 high and wide.
Reverse-50 C. is 1 1/2 mm. 5 and 0 are nearly as far apart as 0C on this reverse. Arrows to A is 1/2 mm. N is higher than U or I.
O-109a: Die crack from edge above TED STATE.
1818 Leaman-Gunnet Emission Sequence Number for O-109: 10
Overall Number: 105
Top five condition census coins from last 10 years of auction and sale records O-109:
11/13 Heritage (Newman) NGC MS64 CAC
05/13 Stacks-B (ANA-N'Orleans) PCGS MS63 CAC
07/08 Downey FPL (ANA-Meyer) PCGS MS62 (Worrell)
01/15 Downey MBS 40 (Davignon-FUN) PCGS AU58 (CAC)
02/12 Downey MBS #36 (ANA-Philly) PCGS AU58
Top five condition census coins from last 10 years of auction and sale records O-109a:
04/17 Heritage (Dallas) NGC MS63
08/16 Heritage (ANA-Anaheim) NGC MS63 CAC
01/19 Downey MBS 48 PCGS (S) MS61 CAC (Link)
11/16 Heritage (New York) NGC MS61
01/15 Heritage (FUN-Orlando) PCGS AU58+ CAC