Medals and Medallions

Awards

Pobjoy Mint was awarded its first Coin of the Year Award in 1984, and this has since been followed by various other awards and accolades including the prestigious Queen's Award for Export.

In 1991 Pobjoy Mint was nominated in eight categories of the Coin of the Year Award 1990 and was extremely proud when it won four awards including the Overall Coin of the Year.

Pobjoy Mint’s Awards include:


  • 2011 COTY Most Innovative Coin, First Place Unique Idea Solution for the Silver & Blue Crystal Life of the Sea Turtle, British Indian Ocean Territory 2009
  • 2009 Coin Constellation, First Place Successful Artistic Solution, Sterling Silver Tutankhamun Canopic Coffinette Pyramid Coin, Isle of Man 2008
  • 2009 COTY, Most Innovative Coin, Centenary of the First Colour Photograph, British Virgin Islands 2007
  • 2004 COTY, Most Innovative Coin, Currency Converter, Isle of Man 2002
  • 2003 COTY, Most Inspirational Coin, Florence Nightingale Crown, Gibraltar 2001
  • 2000 COTY, Most Inspirational Coin, Dove of Peace, Bosnia & Herzegovina 1988
  • 1999 COTY, Most Inspirational Coin, Mother Teresa and Princess Diana, Sierra Leone 1997
  • 1998 COTY, Best Contemporary Event, Dayton Peace Accord, Bosnia & Herzegovina 1996
  • 1995 COTY, Most Popular Coin, Stegosaurus Crown, Gibraltar 1993
  • 1994 Children Society Award, awarded to Pobjoy Mint for support and participation in the Daily Mail Le Walk Appeal
  • 1993 ANA Appreciation Award, awarded to Derek Pobjoy by the American Numismatic Association for an outstanding contribution to numismatics
  • 1993 Vreneli-Preis, awarded to Derek Pobjoy by Münzen-Revue for outstanding contribution to numismatics
  • 1992 Medal of Merit, awarded to Derek Pobjoy by the Board of Governors of the American Numismatic Association for dedication and distinguished service to the ANA
  • 1992 COTY, Best Crown, Penny Black Crown, Isle of Man 1990
  • 1992 COTY, Most Popular Coin, Alley Cat Crown, Isle of Man 1990
  • 1992 COTY, Most Innovative Coinage, Penny Black Crown, Isle of Man 1990
  • 1992 COTY, Coin of the Year, Penny Black Crown, Isle of Man 1990
  • 1990 Winner of Queen's Award for Export Achievement
  • 1989 COTY, Best Crown, Olympics - Seoul Games, Cook Islands 1987
  • 1986 COTY, Best Gold Coin, Angel, Isle of Man 1984