Penderyn is pleased to announce the release of the second in a series of 50 – Independence. ‘Penderyn Independence
' commemorates the signing of the American Declaration of Independence in 1776. The emerging statesman Thomas Jefferson, who went on to become one of America's most famous Presidents, was one of the fifty-six men who adopted the Declaration of Independence. Wales is a small country with an equally small population yet Jefferson and fully fifteen of his fellow signatories came from Welsh roots.
' is beautifully presented and wrapped in a copy of the Declaration, accompanied with a quill. The front of the box also highlights the signatories from the Declaration.
About Icons of Wales
The series, Icons of Wales, seeks to celebrate the finest moments from Welsh history which showcase independence, innovation and individuality, raising the profile of these moments both in Wales and abroad.