No faking: Royal Mint unveils 12-sided pound coin in a bid to prevent fraud (3)

New Europe 2014.03.19 12:50
by Associated Press Royal mint unveils new pound coin Associated Press - 19 March 2014 05:49-04:00 LONDON (AP) - After 30 years of work, the pound coin is ready for a makeover. The Royal Mint announced plans Wednesday to replace the weighty flat piece with a 12-sided coin made with two separate metals.
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