THE LONDON MINT OFFICE ANNOUNCES A NEW REMASTERED VERSION OF PISTRUCCI’S ORIGINAL COIN DESIGN FIRST SEEN ON THE MODERN SOVEREIGN 200 YEARS AGO DESIGNED BY ANGELA PISTRUCCI - DESCENDANT OF THE ORIGINAL ARTIST
Press Releases • Jan 09, 2017 09:00 GMT
To celebrate the 200th anniversary of the world’s most famous gold coin design, Saint George and the Dragon, which has appeared on many modern sovereigns, The London Mint Office Ltd has launched a classical masterpiece, reborn and redesigned by a family member of the original designer of the modern sovereign.
Press Releases • Apr 30, 2015 11:47 BST
Almost 200 years in the making – Pistrucci’s Waterloo Medal is finally presented to the Allied powers who defeated Napoleon in 1815
Press Releases • Nov 11, 2014 08:47 GMT
Finally, after a wait of nearly 200 years, the Allied powers who defeated Napoleon at the Battle of Waterloo were today presented with the original commemorative Waterloo Medal at a ceremony held at Apsley House, official home of the Duke of Wellington.