Yale of Beaufort continues the Royal Mint’s journey through Henry VIII’s ‘Tudor Beasts’, a show of love to Jane Seymour

By |2022-09-01T01:14:48+01:00September 1st, 2022|Categories: Culture, History, Gold, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

Yale of Beaufort continues the Royal Mint’s journey through Henry VIII’s ‘Tudor Beasts’, a show of love to Jane Seymour It's time for the next in the Tudor Beasts series, the flagship sequel to the Royal Mint's much-loved 'Queen's Beasts' series, which debuted last year with the 'Seymour Panther' in proof form. This is to be a [...]

Eighteenth-century Hanoverian, King George I, adorns the third in the Royal Mint’s ‘British Monarchs’ series

By |2022-07-25T00:51:01+01:00July 25th, 2022|Categories: History, Gold, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

Eighteenth-century Hanoverian, King George I, adorns the third in the Royal Mint's 'British Monarchs' series The 'British Monarchs Collection' is the latest multi-year programme of proof coins, and will reproduce key coins from four of the major royal families, Tudor, Stuart, Hanover, and the latest, Saxe-Coburg, Gotha & Windsor. There will be 21 coins launched over [...]

Three Graces returns to the Royal Mint with an attractive new range of gold and silver bullion bars

By |2022-05-31T00:12:31+01:00May 31st, 2022|Categories: Bullion Round, Gold, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

Three Graces returns to the Royal Mint with an attractive new range of gold and silver bullion bars One of the biggest hits in the coin world over the last couple of years have undoubtably been the Royal Mint's stunning 'Great Engravers' coins. Releasing classic designs using updated dies from the original Victorian-era originals, they've been [...]

The Royal Mint commemorates Queen Elizabeth II, on the epic 70th anniversary of her ascension to the throne

By |2022-05-30T19:27:15+01:00May 30th, 2022|Categories: Gold, People, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

The Royal Mint commemorates Queen Elizabeth II, on the epic 70th anniversary of her ascension to the throne It's hard to believe that someone can stay in a position of power for seventy years, even more so when you consider they're still working at an age most of us will never see, but Queen Elizabeth II [...]

The Royal Mint issues a custom, Platinum Jubilee, 15kg gold coin, the biggest in its history

By |2022-05-25T00:08:08+01:00May 25th, 2022|Categories: Gold, People, Politics & Finance, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

The Royal Mint issues a custom, Platinum Jubilee, 15kg gold coin, the biggest in its history If there was anything the old adage 'If you have to ask the price, you can't afford it' applies to more than a 15 kg gold coin from the Royal Mint, we'd love to see it. As part of the [...]

The Royal Mint celebrates the 40th birthday of the Duke of Cambridge with a new coin range in gold and silver

By |2022-05-23T00:02:30+01:00May 23rd, 2022|Categories: Gold, People, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

The Royal Mint celebrates the 40th birthday of the Duke of Cambridge with a new coin range in gold and silver Born on 21 June 1982, just a week after British forces had successfully concluded the Falklands War, and thus at the height of a patriotic fervour in the UK, William Arthur Philip Louis was the [...]

50th Anniversary of Pride UK (2022 Royal Mint)

By |2022-05-18T15:20:26+01:00May 18th, 2022|Categories: Quicklooks, Coloured, Politics & Finance, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

With the rainbow flag appearing seemingly everywhere these days, often on the frontline fighting for wider political and ethical rights, it comes as little surprise that it's made an appearance in the numismatic world. The Royal Mint is issuing one of its fifty-pence coins to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Pride UK. There are few details of the [...]

The Royal Mint introduces its City Views proof coin series with a 1640’s view of London and the River Thames

By |2022-04-28T04:48:32+01:00April 28th, 2022|Categories: Architecture, Gold, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

The Royal Mint introduces its City Views proof coin series with a 1640s view of London and the River Thames The Royal Mint has long tapped into London's history and culture for numismatic inspiration, and their latest series goes back to 1647 for it. Wenceslaus Hollar, a Bohemian graphic artist, spent much of his life in England, [...]

Estimated $8million worth of rare coins offered to collectors in upcoming international auction

By |2022-04-12T15:08:54+01:00April 12th, 2022|Categories: News Nuggets, Event, Royal Mint|

Estimated $8million worth of rare coins offered to collectors in upcoming international auction A heads-up for our readers with an interest in older coins, that the Royal Mint, in association with Taisei Coins, is holding an auction in Tokyo late this month. Amongst the offerings is an original 1817 Three Graces Crown, whose reintroduction has emptied many [...]

The Royal Mint’s ‘British Monarchs Collection’ adds the 17th century monarch, James I as its second numismatic homage

By |2022-03-28T02:28:57+01:00March 28th, 2022|Categories: History, Gold, Silver, Royal Mint, United Kingdom|

The Royal Mint's 'British Monarchs Collection' adds the 17th century monarch, James I as its second numismatic homage Never one to shy away from a multi-coin, multi-year release programme, the Royal Mint has issued some superb series over the last decade, with the Queen's Beasts standing out as a prime example. Even so, the 21-coin, 5-year [...]

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