Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 terms used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 446542 search inquires.

Selected term: Ultra Cameo (UCAM)
Explanation: High grade proof

Most popular coin terms

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 28964  13.89%
Silver Clad 22524  10.80%
BN 14017  6.72%
Encapsulated Coin 13078  6.27%
RB 11793  5.66%
Slabbed Coins 10611  5.09%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 9991  4.79%
Coin Silver 9691  4.65%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 9195  4.41%
Reeded Edge 9087  4.36%
PF (PF60, PF70) 8537  4.09%
PQ 7645  3.67%
MS (MS60-MS70) 7443  3.57%
PR (PR60, PR70) 7437  3.57%
High Relief 7311  3.51%
Obverse or Face side 7118  3.41%
Rarity 6181  2.96%
Reverse Cameo 6131  2.94%
Brilliant Uncirculated (BU) 5945  2.85%
Clad Coinage 5752  2.76%