- February 25, 2019
The Yale is one of 10 heraldic Beasts that form the Queen’s Beasts collection. The Yale is a mythical beast with characteristics of an antelope or goat, depending on the imagination of the artist and their desire to portray grace and elegance, or strength and determination. Strangely, it is said to have horns that can turn independently so in medieval illustrations it is often shown with horns pointing in different directions. The white and gold-spotted Yale of Beaufort has such horns along with the whiskers or ‘tushes’ of a boar.
The Yale of Beaufort was a...
- September 24, 2018
The Federal Ministry of Finance plans to issue five €20 silver coins, three gold coins, a €5 collector coin with polymer inner ring and...
- June 25, 2018
The Royal Mint is to highlight the part played by a charismatic British Intelligence Officer who fought alongside guerrilla forces in the Middle East...
- June 21, 2018
The Reserve Bank of South Africa (SARB) has launched its first series of commemorative banknotes, july 13th 2018, in celebration of the centenary of...