1831 Capped Bust Half Dollars

Design Design Type 5 1825-1831 and Design Type 7 1830-1832

Mintage: 5,873,660 (But few number of dies used to create this number of halves makes it likely that many of this number comprise a portion of 1830 dated halves. Maybe even 1832's as well, who knows)

Overton Numbers and Rarities:
O-101 (R2)
O-102 (R1)
O-103 (R1)
O-104 (R1)
O-105 (R3)
O-106 (R3)
O-107 (R3)
O-108 (R1)
O-109 (R1)
O-110 (R2)
O-111 (R1)
O-112 (R3)
O-113 (R4)
O-114 (R3)
O-115 (R4)
O-116 (R3)
O-117 (R4)
O-118 (R3)
O-119 (R3)
O-120 (R6)

Redbook Varieties:
O-106 and O-107 have the LIBERTY doubled in the Headband. May possibly be a doubling error.

Page below has been revised to show obverse and reverse!

Important Historical Events of 1831

Former president John Quincy Adams is elected and takes a seat in the US House of Representatives