Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 titles used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 687289 search inquires.

Random title: Design
Explanation: The devices, lettering, etc. appearing on a coin and their arrangement with respect to each other

Most popular coin titles

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 38815  13.08%
Silver Clad 27563  9.29%
Coin Silver 19718  6.64%
BN 17583  5.92%
Slabbed Coins 17181  5.79%
Encapsulated Coin 16985  5.72%
RB 16244  5.47%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 13250  4.46%
PF (PF60, PF70) 13036  4.39%
Reeded Edge 12685  4.27%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 12377  4.17%
PQ 11193  3.77%
MS (MS60-MS70) 11124  3.75%
PR (PR60, PR70) 10979  3.70%
High Relief 10285  3.47%
Incuse 10275  3.46%
Rarity 9654  3.25%
Coin drop 9615  3.24%
Obverse or Face side 9547  3.22%
Reverse Cameo 8673  2.92%