Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail # 1003


WBCC Newsmail 1003,  October 31 , 2015

Composed with help from members of the Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club (WBCC),
and weekly published by: Martin Peeters,  Netherlands, Focal Point of the WBCC

Past Newsmails can be found at

Dear WBCC members and non WBCC members,

Welcome into the World of Bi-, Tri- and Tetra-metallics. I hope you enjoy reading this week's issue of the WBCC Newsmail.

1. Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club Bi-metallic medallion.... by Jack Helper, WBCC Development Centre
A Bi-metallic medallion has been designed and produced to honor the publication of the Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club Newsmail 1000th Edition.

One hundred of these medallions will be minted by the Penny Press Mint, the President of which is also a member of the WBCC. 
The medallion will feature a brass center showing the WBCC logo on one side and a newly designed legend on the other side that acknowledges the 1000
continuously issued Newsmails.  Specimens of this medallion will be available directly from the minter at a cost of 7.50 US$ including shipping. 
Please send orders or inquiries to Penny Press Mint, P.O. Box 633, Spanish Fork, Utah 84660 or or
Also paypal possible:
Orders will NOT be accepted after 31 December 2015

2. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2015 from Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
A commemorative Bi-metallic 2 Euro from Monaco in the 2015, dedicated to "800 Years Fortress Monaco", of which only 10,000 units are announced

3. Bi-metallic MTT from Stanislaw Bulawski, Poland
New Bi-metallic MTT token from Jura Mint, Gliwice, 1 Dukat Łabędzki  2015, diameter 32 mm, ring Brass,  center K-N, mintage  200 pieces

4. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2015 from Vaticane Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
Here a real picture of the Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2015 from Vaticane City commemorate The 8th Worlrd Meeting of Families

5. Bi-metallic 10 Rupee 2015 from Pabitra Saha, UK
India announced a new Bi-metallic 10 Rupee 2015 commemorate Indo African Summit. Picture not available now

6. Bi-metallic Quiz Game #1003….…by Jack Hepler, USA
Mexico issued a Bi-metallic 100 Pesos in 2005 honoring 16 Estados. 
Which of these states has the Coat of Arms image shown below?
State Coat of Arms

See this coin and others at the WBCC website:  Please send your answer to:

WBCC Quiz Game Prize
A Bi-metallic prize will be awarded each month. The player who has the most correct answers in a month will be the winner. 
If there is a tie, a random drawing will be conducted to select a winner. 
The October prize is a Bi-metallic 2 Dollars of Canada or other suitable coin.

Bi-metallic Quiz question #1002
The Republic of Kabardin-Balcar became a republic in 1936, and is honored on a 2008 Russian Bi-metallic 10 Roubles. 
The Coat of Arms is not what one sees on the coin but the CoA used while under the Soviet Union. 
What creature appears on the coin?
Answer:  Bird, probably an eagle.

7. Super Quiz #37…………by Jack Hepler, USA
There is an architectural structure in the southern hemisphere that is featured on a circulating Bi-metallic coin of a country in the northern hemisphere. 
Name the structure and the coin on which it is featured.

8. New Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic Rod Sell, WBCC Webmaster
The new Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images are shown at:

"See you" next week,
Martin Peeters, Focal Point of the Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club

The Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club (WBCC) was established September 14, 1996 and is the very first
Worldwide Collectors Club using the Internet.  Goal of the WBCC is exchange Bi-, Tri-, and Tetra-metallics and
exchange knowledge about Bi-, Tri-, and Tetra-metallics

WBCC Organisation:
WBCC Webmaster: Rod Sell, Australia,
WBCC DoCu-Centre: Frans Dubois, Netherlands,
WBCC Research Centre: Paul Baker, UK,
WBCC Developement Centre: Jack Hepler, USA,

WBCC Public Relations Centre: Max Aiello, Italy,
WBCC Focal Point ANA Conventions: Ray Lockwood, USA,
WBCC Focal Point: Martin Peeters, The Netherlands,
The WBCC will attend the following future International events:
* 45th World Money Fair, 5 till 7 February 2016, Berlin, Germany
* Open Day, Royal Dutch Mint, June 2016, Utrecht, The Netherlands