Early Half Dimes 1800-1837

1800 Half Dime "LIBEKTY"
PCGS Very Fine 20 LIBEKTY - This is the harder to find variety with the defective R in Liberty. Only 40,000 Half Dimes were struck in 1800 16,000 are attributed to the LIBEKTY variety. Judging from the Population reports from PCGS this variety is about 5 times as scare as the normal variety. Hard to find early Type coin as well as a hard to find variety with original unmolested surfaces.
1830 US Silver Half Dime 1830 Half Dime
About Good - Mintage of 1,240,000