Royal Mint


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Royal Mint

A body that issues coins (but not notes) for the United Kingdom. It also mints the coins for more than 100 countries. It traces its origins to 886 and is based in Wales.

Royal Mint

see CENTRAL BANK.

Royal Mint

see MINT.
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Anne Jessopp, at the Royal Mint, said: "It has been an honour for the Royal Mint to work closely with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to create the authentic Royal Wedding coin celebrating this most British of celebrations.
Peter Rabbit coins can be bought on the Royal Mint's website from today and have been developed in collaboration with Frederick Warne & Co, Beatrix Potter's original publisher.
Andrew Mills, director of circulating coin at The Royal Mint, said: "1066 is arguably one of the most famous dates in English history.
The silver coin, produced at The Royal Mint in Llantrisant, is designed to be collectible and not to be spent.
At the other end of the spectrum, the Royal Mint said its new "Kilo Gold Cast Bar" will be a "high-value purchase opportunity for serious investors and those who wish to own and trade larger amounts of gold".
The Royal Mint said that never before had all coins in circulation carried the portrait of the same monarch.
The Royal Mint seeks an interactive historical experience catering for up to 900 visitors/day, a retail shop, a cafe, an education capability for some 30 students, a guided factory tour and car parking.
Commenting on the 2012 Britannia design, Dr Kevin Clancy, Director of The Royal Mint Museum said: "Philip Nathan's design captures Britannia in her full splendour and is itself a triumph of numismatic art.
Commenting on the new coin, Dr Kevin Clancy, Director of The Royal Mint Museum, said: "The story of Titanic has long captured imaginations.
Staff at the Royal Mint used hard cash to set a new Guinness World Record yesterday with a coin-tossing attempt involving hundreds of people.
The Royal Mint hopes the medal will be a fitting tribute for those who wish to remember the great football hero, but also for those who were inspired by his charisma and grace.

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