Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 terms used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 513545 search inquires.

Selected term: Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM)
Explanation: High grade proof

Most popular coin terms

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 32274  13.86%
Silver Clad 24136  10.37%
BN 15080  6.48%
Encapsulated Coin 14471  6.21%
RB 13088  5.62%
Slabbed Coins 12618  5.42%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 10963  4.71%
Coin Silver 10910  4.69%
Reeded Edge 10237  4.40%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 10138  4.35%
PF (PF60, PF70) 9756  4.19%
PQ 8686  3.73%
MS (MS60-MS70) 8678  3.73%
PR (PR60, PR70) 8345  3.58%
High Relief 8161  3.50%
Obverse or Face side 7826  3.36%
Rarity 7078  3.04%
Incuse 6929  2.98%
Reverse Cameo 6769  2.91%
Brilliant Uncirculated (BU) 6664  2.86%