Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 titles used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 650324 search inquires.

Random title: Split Grade
Explanation: Different grades for the obverse and reverse sides

Most popular coin titles

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 37773  13.27%
Silver Clad 27022  9.49%
Coin Silver 19167  6.73%
BN 17013  5.98%
Encapsulated Coin 16435  5.77%
Slabbed Coins 16074  5.65%
RB 15591  5.48%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 12748  4.48%
PF (PF60, PF70) 12385  4.35%
Reeded Edge 12159  4.27%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 11876  4.17%
PQ 10631  3.74%
MS (MS60-MS70) 10566  3.71%
PR (PR60, PR70) 10438  3.67%
High Relief 9815  3.45%
Incuse 9750  3.43%
Coin drop 9073  3.19%
Obverse or Face side 9045  3.18%
Rarity 8843  3.11%
Reverse Cameo 8123  2.85%