Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 titles used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 702090 search inquires.

Random title: Mint
Explanation: A facility for manufacturing coins, also used to describe an unused coin, or a coin in perfect or near perfect condition, as though is had just been manufactured

Most popular coin titles

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 39701  13.14%
Silver Clad 27799  9.20%
Coin Silver 19914  6.59%
BN 17830  5.90%
Slabbed Coins 17700  5.86%
Encapsulated Coin 17205  5.69%
RB 16486  5.46%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 13461  4.45%
PF (PF60, PF70) 13305  4.40%
Reeded Edge 12871  4.26%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 12580  4.16%
PQ 11417  3.78%
MS (MS60-MS70) 11326  3.75%
PR (PR60, PR70) 11199  3.71%
High Relief 10495  3.47%
Incuse 10477  3.47%
Rarity 9962  3.30%
Coin drop 9813  3.25%
Obverse or Face side 9732  3.22%
Reverse Cameo 8874  2.94%