Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 titles used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 650495 search inquires.

Random title: Mint
Explanation: A facility for manufacturing coins, also used to describe an unused coin, or a coin in perfect or near perfect condition, as though is had just been manufactured

Most popular coin titles

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 37778  13.27%
Silver Clad 27026  9.49%
Coin Silver 19171  6.74%
BN 17017  5.98%
Encapsulated Coin 16439  5.78%
Slabbed Coins 16078  5.65%
RB 15594  5.48%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 12751  4.48%
PF (PF60, PF70) 12388  4.35%
Reeded Edge 12162  4.27%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 11879  4.17%
PQ 10635  3.74%
MS (MS60-MS70) 10573  3.71%
PR (PR60, PR70) 10441  3.67%
High Relief 9819  3.45%
Incuse 9753  3.43%
Coin drop 9077  3.19%
Obverse or Face side 9050  3.18%
Rarity 8848  3.11%
Reverse Cameo 8126  2.85%