Specimen may refer to:

  • Sample (material), a limited quantity of something which is intended to be similar to and represent a larger amount of that thing(s).



  • Specimen banknote, banknotes printed generally in very limited quantities for distribution to central banks to aid in the recognition of banknotes from a country other than their own
  • Specimen stamp, a postage stamp or postal stationery indicium sent to postmasters and postal administrations so that they are able to identify valid stamps and to avoid forgeries


  • Specimen (band), a British band formed in the 1980s
  • Specimen Products, a Chicago-based manufacturer of custom guitars, tube amplifiers, and audio horn speakers
  • Specimen Ridge, a ridge along the south rim of the Lamar Valley in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA