Tag:craft=mint

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Coining presses, Royal Australian Mint.JPG
Description
A place where coins and medals are hand crafted. Edit or translate this description.
Group: Crafts
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasshould not be used on relations
Useful combination
Wikidata
Status: in use

A mint (facility) manufactures coins or medals. Using craft=* implies a smaller scale operation, like a company that makes commemorative or customised items for private customers. A national mint that produces currency might be better tagged as a factory.

Related tags

  • shop=collector this place would sell coins but not manufacture them.
  • shop=trophy this place would sell medals but not manufacture them.
  • man_made=works product=coins this tag combination could describe a larger-scale facility that manufactures the national currency rather than custom coins and medallions for private customers.