Behind the Craft - Boston Tea Party

Behind the Craft - Boston Tea Party

Jun 25 , 2023

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On December 16th 1773, American colonists fought back against unfair British taxation with a peaceful but powerful protest that became one of the f...

Behind the Craft - Sovereign 2023

Behind the Craft - Sovereign 2023

Jun 11 , 2023

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The Sovereign is one of the world’s most famous coins, first introduced in the 15th Century by Henry VII. 200 years later Britain’s economic crisis...

Behind the Craft - Mohur 2023

Behind the Craft - Mohur 2023

May 31 , 2023

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The Mohur, meaning symbol or seal, was first recorded in the history of world coinage as long ago as 1540. Introduced by the Mughal Emperor Sher Sh...

Behind the Craft - Guinea 2023

Behind the Craft - Guinea 2023

May 18 , 2023

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The Guinea is one of the world’s most famous coins. It once played a starring role in the story of British history and is still familiar to our mod...

Behind the Craft - Coronation Guinea

Behind the Craft - Coronation Guinea

Apr 12 , 2023

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The Guinea is one of the world’s most famous coins, introduced in 1663 during the reign of King Charles II, the first Carolean Age. Originally wort...

Behind the Craft - George and the Dragon Silver

Behind the Craft - George and the Dragon Silver

Mar 20 , 2023

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In 1816 William Wyon was an Assistant Engraver at The Royal Mint when he entered a competition to design new coins for the Great Recoinage. His sub...

Behind the Craft - George and the Dragon

Behind the Craft - George and the Dragon

Mar 16 , 2023

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In 1816 William Wyon was an Assistant Engraver at The Royal Mint when he entered a competition to design new coins for the Great Recoinage. His sub...

Behind the Craft - Victory Bar BU

Behind the Craft - Victory Bar BU

Mar 02 , 2023

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This beautiful investment bullion coin bar features the allegory Victory, perhaps one of the most prominent virtues a Monarch can behold. Defined a...