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Started by <k>, November 03, 2016, 06:42:37 PM
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Quote from: <k> on May 07, 2018, 06:22:35 PMYou can imagine that it would be difficult to get agreement on any new designs from the several members of this currency union. It could be done, but perhaps they think it's safer to stick with tradition.
Quote from: <k> on May 07, 2018, 06:22:35 PMThe East Caribbean States has had the same ship design on its coins since the 1980s. That dollar above has been replaced by a copper-nickel one, of course.
Quote from: FosseWay on May 07, 2018, 06:39:24 PMFor me the negative side of "tradition" expresses itself in the continued insistence on heraldry on UK coins - the pompous "we can't possibly not have X on the coinage, it will be the end of civilisation as we know it" UK/US approach.
Quote from: FosseWay on May 07, 2018, 08:42:12 PMI like the oak set, but I fear it would have been seen as very Anglo-centric to the exclusion of the rest of the UK.
Quote from: onecenter on January 27, 2018, 05:30:47 PMA new series of American innovations and inventions is being proposed in Congress to compliment the Native American series of annual designs.