Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 titles used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 867721 search inquires.

Random title: Lamination Flaw
Explanation: See delamination

Most popular coin titles

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 52998  14.50%
Silver Clad 30331  8.30%
Coin Silver 22326  6.11%
Slabbed Coins 21187  5.80%
BN 20560  5.62%
Encapsulated Coin 20048  5.48%
RB 18990  5.20%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 16396  4.49%
PF (PF60, PF70) 15859  4.34%
Reeded Edge 15128  4.14%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 15074  4.12%
PQ 13881  3.80%
MS (MS60-MS70) 13766  3.77%
PR (PR60, PR70) 13718  3.75%
Rarity 13387  3.66%
Incuse 12742  3.49%
High Relief 12635  3.46%
Coin drop 12539  3.43%
Reverse Cameo 12004  3.28%
Obverse or Face side 11893  3.25%