Glossary of Numismatic Terms starting with I

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Incuse
A pattern on a coin that is sunk into the metal, rather than the normally raised design (which is known as 'relief').
Ingot
Bar of metal formed by pouring molten metal into a mould. It may be stamped with its weight, purity and certification.
Initial Mark
An alternative name for mint-mark.
Inscription
Letters and words on a coin.
Intrinsic Value
The price of the coin based on its metal value rather than its numismatic value. See also Bullion Coin.

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Gold Sovereign - 1900 Victoria Old Head - 22ct - Full Sovereign
Gold Sovereign - 1900 Victoria Old Head - 22ct - Full Sovereign
£ 500.00
1864 - Gold Sovereign Die #89 YOUNG VICTORIA - Amazing Condition
1864 - Gold Sovereign Die #89 YOUNG VICTORIA - Amazing Condition
£ 450.00
1919 - 2019 $10 999.9 GOLD COIN, 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE LAST ISSUED SOVEREIGN.
1919 - 2019 $10 999.9 GOLD COIN, 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE LAST ISSUED SOVEREIGN.
£ 445.00
1892 S Full Gold Sovereign Queen Victoria Jubilee Head Sydney Mint
1892 S Full Gold Sovereign Queen Victoria Jubilee Head Sydney Mint
£ 425.00
Queen Victoria Coin Pack - Gold Sovereign
Queen Victoria Coin Pack - Gold Sovereign
£ 4.99
1874  BRITISH  GOLD SHIELD  Victoria   MEL  MINT
1874 BRITISH GOLD SHIELD Victoria MEL MINT
£ 430.00
ROYAL MINT 1989 FULL GOLD SOVEREIGN COIN 500TH ANNIVERSARY
ROYAL MINT 1989 FULL GOLD SOVEREIGN COIN 500TH ANNIVERSARY
£ 1,525.00
Full Gold Sovereign 1964 Queen Elizabeth II Gold Coin
Full Gold Sovereign 1964 Queen Elizabeth II Gold Coin
£ 425.00

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Glossary of Numismatic Terms

Numismatics is the study of coin collecting and it also has its own language with many words and terms. Our Glossary of Numismatic Terms give the explanation to some of these coin collecting words. To contribute terms please email them to glossary@coinparade.co.uk.