Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 titles used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 657767 search inquires.

Random title: RB
Explanation: Red-Brown: Color grade for uncirculated copper coins (BN, RB, or RD)

Most popular coin titles

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 37950  13.23%
Silver Clad 27123  9.46%
Coin Silver 19275  6.72%
BN 17113  5.97%
Encapsulated Coin 16529  5.76%
Slabbed Coins 16234  5.66%
RB 15690  5.47%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 12855  4.48%
PF (PF60, PF70) 12495  4.36%
Reeded Edge 12253  4.27%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 11985  4.18%
PQ 10730  3.74%
MS (MS60-MS70) 10681  3.72%
PR (PR60, PR70) 10537  3.67%
High Relief 9902  3.45%
Incuse 9856  3.44%
Coin drop 9173  3.20%
Obverse or Face side 9140  3.19%
Rarity 9005  3.14%
Reverse Cameo 8229  2.87%