Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 titles used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 707257 search inquires.

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Explanation: The numismatic holdings of an individual in total or of a particular type

Most popular coin titles

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 40120  13.18%
Silver Clad 27898  9.16%
Coin Silver 20007  6.57%
BN 17920  5.89%
Slabbed Coins 17847  5.86%
Encapsulated Coin 17303  5.68%
RB 16579  5.45%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 13542  4.45%
PF (PF60, PF70) 13393  4.40%
Reeded Edge 12955  4.26%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 12656  4.16%
PQ 11509  3.78%
MS (MS60-MS70) 11414  3.75%
PR (PR60, PR70) 11288  3.71%
High Relief 10575  3.47%
Incuse 10560  3.47%
Rarity 10105  3.32%
Coin drop 9900  3.25%
Obverse or Face side 9824  3.23%
Reverse Cameo 8952  2.94%