Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 titles used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 799510 search inquires.

Selected title: PF (PF60, PF70)
Explanation: Proof: Type of coin production and/or Grade. Contrasts with business strike

Most popular coin titles

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 45663  13.47%
Silver Clad 29392  8.67%
Coin Silver 21422  6.32%
Slabbed Coins 20154  5.94%
BN 19613  5.78%
Encapsulated Coin 19026  5.61%
RB 18140  5.35%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 15085  4.45%
PF (PF60, PF70) 14900  4.39%
Reeded Edge 14276  4.21%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 14090  4.15%
PQ 13056  3.85%
MS (MS60-MS70) 12794  3.77%
PR (PR60, PR70) 12743  3.76%
Rarity 12193  3.60%
Incuse 11874  3.50%
High Relief 11836  3.49%
Coin drop 11330  3.34%
Obverse or Face side 11088  3.27%
Reverse Cameo 10382  3.06%