Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 terms used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 340532 search inquires.

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

Most popular coin terms

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 23062  14.05%
Silver Clad 18609  11.34%
BN 11709  7.14%
Encapsulated Coin 10442  6.36%
RB 9339  5.69%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 8140  4.96%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 7641  4.66%
Reeded Edge 7119  4.34%
Coin Silver 7110  4.33%
Slabbed Coins 6767  4.12%
PF (PF60, PF70) 6591  4.02%
PQ 6023  3.67%
PR (PR60, PR70) 5982  3.65%
Obverse or Face side 5902  3.60%
High Relief 5662  3.45%
MS (MS60-MS70) 5587  3.40%
Reverse Cameo 4946  3.01%
Rarity 4579  2.79%
Clad Coinage 4445  2.71%
Brilliant Uncirculated (BU) 4372  2.66%