20 Feb 2014
Precious, limited edition coin gifts that the man in your life will enjoy, whatever his age or interests.
Whether you are looking for a keepsake for your son, a timeless gift for your father or grandfather, or something special for your significant other, finding the perfect gift for him is easy. Regardless of their age or interests, you are certain to find something in The Royal Mint’s wide range of coin gifts to please the man in your life.
We all like to give gifts that are beautiful, thoughtful and lasting. For many women, a piece of jewellery meets these criteria, but choosing something similar for men can be difficult. A coin has all of these qualities and many more besides; they make are symbolic of tradition, heritage and fine craftsmanship. A coin is a gift that he will keep forever as a timeless memento.
There is a wonderful range of coins to choose from which suit all tastes, interests and occasions. If the man in question has a love for history, then you will find the ideal gift for him amongst The Royal Mint’s selection of historically-themed coins. Honour significant figures from British history such as Charles Dickens and Christopher Ironside, remember the tragedy of the Titanic with the 100th Anniversary coin, or celebrate the history of British currency with the 350th anniversary Guinea coin. The Royal Mint is the official commemorator of iconic British events, so proud patriots will also delight in the commemorative coins available, celebrating important dates such as the Queen’s Jubilee and Coronation.
If he’s a sports fan, then The Royal Mint’s 2012 Olympic range will make the perfect keepsake gift to mark the great sporting year that was. There are also coins for more niche tastes, including the Doctor Who collectable coin, the Arthurian medals and the new range which celebrates the anniversary of the iconic London Underground. Giving one of these coins is a unique way to celebrate a hobby, and shows how much thought has gone into selecting the perfect gift for him.
Alternatively, you may be looking for a gift that marks a special year. Is it a milestone birthday, the year of his graduation or even retirement? The range of year-dated coins and annual coin sets available make the perfect memento for an important year, and can be looked back on for years to come.