You hear about this weird-named event every year, but what exactly is
the Trial of the Pyx?
Daily Mail provided an informative video that explains
thoroughly just that.
Connect with Coin World:
In short, the Trial of the Pyx, which is taking place today in
London, is an annual, random test of Royal Mint coinage that has taken
place each of the last 750 years to make sure the coins being struck
are indeed the correct weight, size and quality.
For the full explanation, watch the video.