Your Collections: Jacob Darby

This year, The Royal Mint has invited coin collectors far and wide to share their collections with us and our Royal Mint blog readers. From old coins to new, commemorative to circulating, we’re getting to know more about you and your collections; from the whys to the whats, putting your collections in the spotlight in our new ‘Your Collections’ blog feature.

So far we have had a wonderful response to our Facebook request and have thoroughly enjoyed reading through your responses. In our first edition of Your Collections we introduced you to 42 year old Robert Durrant from Reading, and now, for our second installment we have 16 year old coin collector, Jacob Darby.

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Your Collections: Robert Durrant

This year, The Royal Mint is inviting coin collectors far and wide to share their collections with us and our Royal Mint blog readers. From old coins to new, commemorative to circulating, we would like to get to know more about you and your collections; from the whys to the whats, putting your collections in the spotlight in our new ‘Your Collections’ blog feature.

So far we have had a wonderful response to our request and have thoroughly enjoyed reading through your responses. So, without further ado, we would like to introduce our first installment of Your Collections in which we find out more about 42 year old coin collector, Robert Durrant, and his vast collection of coins from across the globe that began with a penny he found in his parent’s garden.

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