Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 titles used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 636143 search inquires.

Selected title: PR (PR60, PR70)
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) 37404  13.37%
Silver Clad 26757  9.57%
Coin Silver 18931  6.77%
BN 16795  6.00%
Encapsulated Coin 16206  5.79%
Slabbed Coins 15826  5.66%
RB 15367  5.49%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 12524  4.48%
PF (PF60, PF70) 12148  4.34%
Reeded Edge 11947  4.27%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 11645  4.16%
PQ 10422  3.73%
MS (MS60-MS70) 10326  3.69%
PR (PR60, PR70) 10216  3.65%
High Relief 9606  3.43%
Incuse 9523  3.40%
Coin drop 8863  3.17%
Obverse or Face side 8830  3.16%
Rarity 8502  3.04%
Reverse Cameo 7882  2.82%