Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 titles used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 702340 search inquires.

Random title: Motto
Explanation: A word or phrase imprinted on a coin to express a guiding national principle

Most popular coin titles

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 39719  13.14%
Silver Clad 27804  9.20%
Coin Silver 19922  6.59%
BN 17840  5.90%
Slabbed Coins 17711  5.86%
Encapsulated Coin 17215  5.70%
RB 16488  5.45%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 13464  4.45%
PF (PF60, PF70) 13306  4.40%
Reeded Edge 12876  4.26%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 12586  4.16%
PQ 11423  3.78%
MS (MS60-MS70) 11330  3.75%
PR (PR60, PR70) 11201  3.71%
High Relief 10499  3.47%
Incuse 10485  3.47%
Rarity 9972  3.30%
Coin drop 9819  3.25%
Obverse or Face side 9737  3.22%
Reverse Cameo 8881  2.94%