Coin Terminology and Glossary

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DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 43406  13.36%
Silver Clad 28801  8.86%
Coin Silver 20877  6.43%
Slabbed Coins 19302  5.94%
BN 18961  5.84%
Encapsulated Coin 18255  5.62%
RB 17611  5.42%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 14369  4.42%
PF (PF60, PF70) 14258  4.39%
Reeded Edge 13733  4.23%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 13451  4.14%
PQ 12521  3.85%
MS (MS60-MS70) 12224  3.76%
PR (PR60, PR70) 12081  3.72%
High Relief 11326  3.49%
Incuse 11313  3.48%
Rarity 11306  3.48%
Coin drop 10691  3.29%
Obverse or Face side 10567  3.25%
Reverse Cameo 9762  3.00%