Coin Terminology and Glossary

The Coin Collecting Dictionary includes 546 titles used widely in the coin collectors community, and has received over 735325 search inquires.

Random title: Hallmark
Explanation: Mark or marks which indicate the producer of a gold bar and its fineness or other characteristics

Most popular coin titles

DefinitionSearchesPercentage
Specimen Proof (SP-70 or PF-70) 41959  13.27%
Silver Clad 28446  8.99%
Coin Silver 20528  6.49%
Slabbed Coins 18751  5.93%
BN 18488  5.85%
Encapsulated Coin 17825  5.64%
RB 17177  5.43%
Deep Cameo (DC or DCAM) 14033  4.44%
PF (PF60, PF70) 13888  4.39%
Reeded Edge 13418  4.24%
Ultra Cameo (UCAM) 13115  4.15%
PQ 12070  3.82%
MS (MS60-MS70) 11891  3.76%
PR (PR60, PR70) 11758  3.72%
High Relief 11023  3.48%
Incuse 11002  3.48%
Rarity 10845  3.43%
Coin drop 10376  3.28%
Obverse or Face side 10264  3.25%
Reverse Cameo 9442  2.99%