Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 terms used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 607839 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) 36517  13.73%
Silver Clad 26303  9.89%
BN 16475  6.20%
Encapsulated Coin 15880  5.97%
Slabbed Coins 15239  5.73%
RB 14950  5.62%
Coin Silver 12515  4.71%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 12182  4.58%
PF (PF60, PF70) 11720  4.41%
Reeded Edge 11572  4.35%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 11313  4.25%
PQ 10091  3.80%
MS (MS60-MS70) 9995  3.76%
PR (PR60, PR70) 9825  3.70%
High Relief 9308  3.50%
Incuse 9081  3.42%
Obverse or Face side 8602  3.24%
Coin drop 8461  3.18%
Rarity 8202  3.08%
Reverse Cameo 7591  2.86%