Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 titles used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 651414 search inquires.

Selected title: RB
Explanation: Red-Brown: Color grade for uncirculated copper coins (BN, RB, or RD)

Most popular coin titles

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 37798  13.27%
Silver Clad 27036  9.49%
Coin Silver 19186  6.73%
BN 17033  5.98%
Encapsulated Coin 16452  5.77%
Slabbed Coins 16089  5.65%
RB 15610  5.48%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 12768  4.48%
PF (PF60, PF70) 12399  4.35%
Reeded Edge 12176  4.27%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 11895  4.17%
PQ 10650  3.74%
MS (MS60-MS70) 10594  3.72%
PR (PR60, PR70) 10455  3.67%
High Relief 9828  3.45%
Incuse 9766  3.43%
Coin drop 9093  3.19%
Obverse or Face side 9065  3.18%
Rarity 8867  3.11%
Reverse Cameo 8142  2.86%