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What is a "Raw" coin?A "raw" coin is a coin that has not been graded by a third-party grading service, such as PCGS, NGC or ANACS, among others. Even though the coin may come in a plastic holder or flip, it is still considered raw if it's not in an encapsulation from one of these services.
Ian Russell on Sun, Apr 10, 2011 05:19:40 PM
GreatCollections generally only sells coins that are graded by PCGS, NGC or ANACS, with the exception of bullion-related coins and certain U.S. Mint products. All uncertified or "raw" coins will be clearly marked in the title of the item.