Biography for Leonard Charles Wyon
|Born:||1826 - London|
Eldest son of William Wyon. Born in one of the residences connected with the Royal Mint, London. Became chief engraver at Royal Mint in 1851. He also succeeded his father as engraver to the Goldsmith's Company and was subsequently appointed engraver to the Assay Offices of Birmingham and Sheffield. Signs as: L. Wyon, Leonard Wyon, L.C.W., L.C. Wyon, L.C. Wyon Sc., Leonard C Wyon, and Leonard C. Wyon Fec.