Thomas Pingo 1692 - 1776

born in:

came to England some time between 1742-45

produced a large number of medals

1763 - a member of the Free Society of Artists. Worked for Thomas Hollis

1769 - worked for Wedgwood

1771 - appointed Assistant Engraver at the Royal Mint, a post which he filled until his death

1776 - succeeded by his son, Lewis Pingo