Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 titles used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 638913 search inquires.

Random title: Consign
Explanation: To hand merchandise over to someone you entrust to sell for you

Most popular coin titles

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 37506  13.34%
Silver Clad 26827  9.54%
Coin Silver 18994  6.75%
BN 16867  6.00%
Encapsulated Coin 16273  5.79%
Slabbed Coins 15891  5.65%
RB 15442  5.49%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 12590  4.48%
PF (PF60, PF70) 12222  4.35%
Reeded Edge 12004  4.27%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 11716  4.17%
PQ 10494  3.73%
MS (MS60-MS70) 10401  3.70%
PR (PR60, PR70) 10286  3.66%
High Relief 9677  3.44%
Incuse 9597  3.41%
Coin drop 8926  3.17%
Obverse or Face side 8899  3.16%
Rarity 8609  3.06%
Reverse Cameo 7958  2.83%