The Royal Mint Piggy Bank

Designing The Royal Mint’s very first own first piggy bank

Sketches of Minty. The very first Piggy Bank by the Royal Mint.

Sketches of Minty. The very first Piggy Bank by the Royal Mint.

It was really important Minty had a contemporary and unique shape so I designed his profile to be beautifully flat with very crisp shape edges.

It all started when…

The Royal Mint sent me a brief to design their very first piggy bank. It was a real privilege to work with The Royal Mint as they are a prestigious brand with a rich history that spans 1100 years.

I wanted the Piggy bank to have an iconic shape so I looked at Picasso's animal line drawings for inspiration. It was really important Minty had a contemporary and unique shape so I designed his profile to be beautifully flat with very crisp shape edges.


Design Sketches

Design Sketches

Minty Designed by Kamal Peshawaria
Minty the pig is a new icon that is sure to become a firm favourite with old and young alike. The exclusive contemporary design adds a modern twist to the traditional piggy bank, and of course being from The Royal Mint, Minty is no ordinary pig but a truly premium porker.
— The Royal Mint