Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 titles used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 635731 search inquires.

Random title: Reproduction
Explanation: As for replica, except that a reproduction may be of inferior metal, or less realistic in some other way

Most popular coin titles

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 37379  13.37%
Silver Clad 26741  9.57%
Coin Silver 18920  6.77%
BN 16778  6.00%
Encapsulated Coin 16191  5.79%
Slabbed Coins 15815  5.66%
RB 15356  5.49%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 12515  4.48%
PF (PF60, PF70) 12142  4.34%
Reeded Edge 11938  4.27%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 11635  4.16%
PQ 10409  3.72%
MS (MS60-MS70) 10318  3.69%
PR (PR60, PR70) 10207  3.65%
High Relief 9595  3.43%
Incuse 9512  3.40%
Coin drop 8854  3.17%
Obverse or Face side 8822  3.16%
Rarity 8484  3.04%
Reverse Cameo 7869  2.82%