Price - A Numismatic Definition of Price

A coin dealer at a local coin shop.
A coin dealer at a local coin shop. (c) 2011 James Bucki

Definition: Price is the monetary amount that you would pay to a retail coin dealer in order to purchase a particular coin from his inventory. This doesn't necessarily refer to the price written on the sticker, because almost all coin prices are negotiable.

Also Known As: retail price, amount (also see: value or wholesale price) at

Examples: The price that I will have to pay the coin dealer to purchase this coin is more than I can afford.