Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 titles used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 639000 search inquires.

Random title: O# (O101-O128?)
Explanation: Overton number (1970): Die variety - Bust Half Dollars, 1794-1836

Most popular coin titles

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 37508  13.34%
Silver Clad 26828  9.54%
Coin Silver 18996  6.75%
BN 16868  6.00%
Encapsulated Coin 16274  5.79%
Slabbed Coins 15892  5.65%
RB 15445  5.49%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 12592  4.48%
PF (PF60, PF70) 12224  4.35%
Reeded Edge 12006  4.27%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 11717  4.17%
PQ 10496  3.73%
MS (MS60-MS70) 10403  3.70%
PR (PR60, PR70) 10290  3.66%
High Relief 9680  3.44%
Incuse 9599  3.41%
Coin drop 8927  3.17%
Obverse or Face side 8900  3.16%
Rarity 8612  3.06%
Reverse Cameo 7960  2.83%