Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 titles used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 766922 search inquires.

Random title: FS# (FS1-FS?)
Explanation: Fivaz and Stanton number (19xx): Die variety - many series

Most popular coin titles

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 43889  13.38%
Silver Clad 28928  8.82%
Coin Silver 20984  6.40%
Slabbed Coins 19509  5.95%
BN 19095  5.82%
Encapsulated Coin 18411  5.61%
RB 17740  5.41%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 14505  4.42%
PF (PF60, PF70) 14405  4.39%
Reeded Edge 13851  4.22%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 13587  4.14%
PQ 12638  3.85%
MS (MS60-MS70) 12365  3.77%
PR (PR60, PR70) 12217  3.73%
Rarity 11491  3.50%
Incuse 11437  3.49%
High Relief 11436  3.49%
Coin drop 10822  3.30%
Obverse or Face side 10683  3.26%
Reverse Cameo 9889  3.02%