1810 Capped Bust Half Dollars

Design Type 2 (1809-1811)

Mintage: 1,276,276 (which may include a handful dated 1809)

Overton #'s and Rarity Ratings:
O-101 (R1) O-101a (R1)
O-102 (R1) O-102a (R2)
O-103 (R2)
O-104 (R3) O-104a (R3)
O-105 (R2)
O-106 (R4) O-106a (R3)
O-107 (R3) O-107a (R3)
O-108 (R3) O-108a (R3)
O-109 (R3) O-109a (R4)
O-110 (R2)

Redbook Varieties:

1810, All                                                 O-101 thru O-110

1) O-101 is considered the "Dotted Dash" or "Morse Code" variety with 3 dots and a dash below eagle's left claw
2) O-102 is the T over T in UNITED variety
3) CBH's were the only silver coins minted in this year.
4) All Die Marriages have the Star 13 scalloped point on the outside at the milling except O-105, O-108, and O-110, which have scalloped points pointing in toward the bust.
Important Historical Events of 1810

uS anexes Western Florida from Spain