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The coins behind the Ancient Greek myths…

Ancient Greek civilisation provided the foundations for Western culture. One of the empire’s most recognised legacies is Greek mythology, which had an extensive influence on arts and literature in the West. Greek myths tended to describe the lives of Greek Gods … Continue reading

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New Peter Rabbit coin breaks the internet – Silver Proof 50p sells out in HOURS

Britain showed itself as a nation of nostalgic coin lovers as the release of the new Peter Rabbit Silver Proof 50p brought the numismatic net to a standstill. At one point The Royal Mint had over 50,000 people in a queue … Continue reading

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The “100 Poppies Coin” raises over £131,000 for The Royal British Legion

The ‘100 Poppies’ Coin, launched by The Westminster Collection in partnership with The Royal British Legion last October has now raised over £131,000. Since 2008, The Westminster Collection, has created a unique commemorative poppy-themed coin each year to honour those … Continue reading

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