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Meet The Chief Engraver for the U.S. Mint

In Plastic Art on April 20, 2009 at 3:37 pm

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Yes, there is a Chief Engraver for the U.S. Mint and his name is John Mercanti. Mercanti is drawn to the classical, but somehow meshes that sensibility with the digital studio and tools. His charges’ first assignment: sculpt Michelangelo’s David in the virtual medium.

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