'Coinage of Queen Victoria' by Desmond Rainey (NSI-NB)
Queen Victoria had a very long reign – over 63 years, the longest of any British monarch, until our present Queen Elizabeth II. This meant that there is a variety of different types to collect. In his fascinating narrative of the Victorian coinage, Desi revisits the chronology of main events of the period and development of the coinage system in terms of minting technology and artistry. Read the full article here..