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200 years of the Sovereign. Part IV: The Empire Years…

In Part III, I explored the history of Benedetto Pistrucci’s timeless St. George and the Dragon design used on the Gold Sovereign until its exile in 1825. But that wasn’t the end. It was revived nearly 50 years later in … Continue reading

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Coin of the Year – the results!

The results are in and I can now reveal your top 3 coin designs of the year! 3rd place – The Guernsey 2014 First World War Centenary £5 Coin 2nd Place – The UK 2014 Lord Kitchener £2 Coin And the winner…. 1st … Continue reading

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Portraits of a Queen – which portrait proved most popular?

A couple of weeks ago we asked you to vote for the Royal Portrait you liked the most. If you were wondering what the results were, take a quick look at the “videographic” below… You can own all four Portraits … Continue reading

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