Check out the impact of 2020 on the precious metals world from industry experts!
Britannia 2021 — Behind the Design
19th October 2020 hails the release of the 2021 edition of The Royal Mint’s flagship bullion coin, the Britannia. The keyword of the launch event in September was ‘security’, and the coin is marketed as one of the most visually secure coins in the world. But what does this mean exactly and why now? Gordon […]
The Queen’s Beasts — Jody Clark
How did The Queen’s Beasts series come about? The Queen’s Beasts series came about as any coin design would; it started with an RMAC (Royal Mint Advisory Committee) coin design competition – that was a while ago now. For the competition, we had to design two beasts in the series at first – the griffin […]
The Queen’s Beasts — Bringing Ancestry to Life
Meet Royal Mint coin designer Jody Clark, the creator of the reverse designs for The Queen’s Beasts Collection, including the Lion of England, Lion of Mortimer, Griffin, Falcon, Black Bull, Yale, Greyhound, Dragon, Unicorn and Horse. After designing Her Majesty The Queen’s fifth circulating coinage portrait, Jody Clark is well known to coin collectors. In […]