A groundbreaking change has taken place in the world of coins. We present the new digital technology used to print coins and medals today.
The future: digital colouring of coins and medals
Imagine a coin blank entering a state-of-the-art printing machine. The print heads are ready to conjure up colours in an unprecedented variety on the coin's surface. The system essentially works like an inkjet printer for paper, but with the crucial difference that it was developed for coins.