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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coin_grading

Coin grading is the process of determining the grade or condition of a coin, one of the key ... In the early years of coin collecting, three general terms were used to grade coins: good - when circulation had worn the surface of the coin, but details  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sheldon_coin_grading_scale

The Sheldon Coin Grading Scale is a 70-point coin grading scale used in the numismatic .... Coin dealers and individual coin collectors often use adjectives— with or without an accompanying Sheldon numerical code—to describe an ...

www.thespruce.com/coin-grading-made-simple-768384

May 25, 2017 ... Originally coins were graded using adjectives to describe the condition of the coin (Good, Fair, Excellent, Etc.). Unfortunately, coin collectors ...

www.pcgs.com/grades

In 1948, Dr. William Sheldon, a renowned numismatist, developed the Sheldon Scale, assigning grades from "1" through "70" to coins. The basis of Sheldon's ...

www.pcgs.com

Professional Coin Grading Service is the premier internet site for coin collectors. Our numismatic experts have certified over 36 million modern and rare coins.

coins.ha.com/tutorial/coin-grading.s

Coin grading is done both by adjectives and on a 1-70 numeric scale, and standards are developed enough that most collectors will be able to agree on how a ...

www.ngccoin.com/coin-grading/grading-scale

MS. Mint State. Coins struck in the same format as circulation issues. Applies to grades 60 to 70. PF. Proof. Coins struck in a special format for collectors. SP.

americanfederal.com/coins/coin-grading-terms

Apr 7, 2017 ... Whether you're new to coin collecting or a seasoned collector, it's always helpful to know the basic Coin Grades and what they mean. Below is ...

www.coin-collecting-guide-for-beginners.com/how-to-grade-coins.html

Learning how to grade coins with the coin grading scale is probably the most difficult aspect of coin collecting for the beginner. However, it is very important to at ...