Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 titles used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 857339 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) 52624  14.55%
Silver Clad 30145  8.33%
Coin Silver 22154  6.12%
Slabbed Coins 21025  5.81%
BN 20389  5.64%
Encapsulated Coin 19877  5.50%
RB 18801  5.20%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 16162  4.47%
PF (PF60, PF70) 15680  4.33%
Reeded Edge 14948  4.13%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 14893  4.12%
PQ 13723  3.79%
MS (MS60-MS70) 13588  3.76%
PR (PR60, PR70) 13549  3.75%
Rarity 13175  3.64%
Incuse 12592  3.48%
High Relief 12481  3.45%
Coin drop 12304  3.40%
Reverse Cameo 11837  3.27%
Obverse or Face side 11738  3.25%