||Perfect, new condition showing no trace of wear. The fines possible quality with no evedince
of scratches, handling or contact with anything.
||An above average uncirculated coin that may be brilliant or lightly toned that has very few
contact marks on the surface or rin
||A coin with some distracting blemishes or marks in prime focal areas. Luster may be
||A coin that has no trace wear, but may show number of contact marks, and surface may
spotted or lacking luster.
|Choice About Uncirculated
||Evidence of friction on high points of design. Most of the mint luster remains.
||Traces of light wear on the high points. At least half of mint luster remains.
|Choice Extremely Fine
||Light overall wear on the high points. All design details are very sharp. Some of the mint
luster is still evident.
||Light wear on the design throughout, but all features are sharp and well defined. Traces of
luster may still show.
|Choice Very Fine
||Light, even wear on the surface and all the high points. All lettering and details are sharp.
||Moderate wear on the high points of the design. All major details are clear.
||Moderatte to considerable wear. The design is bold with an overall pleasing appearence.
||Well worn with major features clear and bold. Although rather flat.
||Heavily worn but with the design visible but faint in areas. Many details are flat..
||Very heavily worn with portions of the lettering, date and legend worn smooth. The date may
be barley readable.