1833 Capped Bust Half Dollars
Design Type 8 1832-1834
Overton Numbers and Rarities:
O-105 (R2) O-105a (R5?)
O-110 (R1) O-101a (R2)
O-116 (R7+) Crushed Lettered Edge (Proof Only, Struck in 1836)
O-106 is known as the "Laced Lips" variety.
O-107 is known as the "1 over 1" variety.
It is believed that John Reich, the designer of the Capped Bust Half Dollar passed away in this year.
Important Historical Events of 1833
John Deere makes his first steel plow
Chicago is founded