Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 titles used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 686443 search inquires.

Selected title: Encapsulated Coin
Explanation: One that has been sealed in a plastic holder to avoid damage to the coin

Most popular coin titles

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 38763  13.07%
Silver Clad 27556  9.29%
Coin Silver 19704  6.64%
BN 17570  5.92%
Slabbed Coins 17152  5.78%
Encapsulated Coin 16968  5.72%
RB 16229  5.47%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 13241  4.46%
PF (PF60, PF70) 13025  4.39%
Reeded Edge 12675  4.27%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 12369  4.17%
PQ 11181  3.77%
MS (MS60-MS70) 11114  3.75%
PR (PR60, PR70) 10969  3.70%
High Relief 10274  3.46%
Incuse 10262  3.46%
Rarity 9636  3.25%
Coin drop 9609  3.24%
Obverse or Face side 9535  3.22%
Reverse Cameo 8663  2.92%