A beginner's Guide to Abbreviations

Many of the abbreviations associated with ancient coin collecting originated in the major reference works that are used to catalog different types of coins. When you are cataloging thousands of coins, it can be a pain writing cuirassed over and over again. Abbreviations may be divided into two major categories: Those related to the coins and those referring to reference works.

Abbreviations concerning coins:

Coin Descriptions:
Grading abbreviations:
Reference Works:

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