Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 titles used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 701800 search inquires.

Random title: FS# (FS1-FS?)
Explanation: Fivaz and Stanton number (19xx): Die variety - many series

Most popular coin titles

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 39692  13.14%
Silver Clad 27796  9.20%
Coin Silver 19910  6.59%
BN 17821  5.90%
Slabbed Coins 17693  5.86%
Encapsulated Coin 17201  5.69%
RB 16479  5.46%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 13459  4.46%
PF (PF60, PF70) 13300  4.40%
Reeded Edge 12869  4.26%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 12577  4.16%
PQ 11414  3.78%
MS (MS60-MS70) 11321  3.75%
PR (PR60, PR70) 11198  3.71%
High Relief 10489  3.47%
Incuse 10475  3.47%
Rarity 9956  3.30%
Coin drop 9808  3.25%
Obverse or Face side 9728  3.22%
Reverse Cameo 8871  2.94%