Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club


WBCC Newsmail 1064  31 December , 2016
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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 http://www.wbcc-online.com/newsmail/wbccnews.html
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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. Best Wishes to All...........by Martin Peeters, WBCC Focal Point
Dear WBCC and non WBCC members let me start this WBCC Newsmail with:
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

2. Bi-metallic of the year 2016 competition....by Martin Peeters, WBCC Focal Point
For the first time we will held a competition  to select Bi-metallic of the Year 2016. Every WBCC member can select a ringed Bi-metallic
struck in 2016 which he/she thinks is the best Bi-metallic in 2016.
And the winner is:

San Marino Bi-metallic 5 Euro 2016, Jubilee of Mercy
There are 12 voters and 25% voted for the winner.

3. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2017 from Italy......by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
Italy will issue Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2017 commemorate:
- 400th Anniversary of the completion of the Basilica of San Marco in Venice
- Bimilenario Death of Tito Livio
Pictures not available yet.

4. Bi-metallic 5 Euro 2017 from Luxembourg....by Pabitra Saha, UK

Luxembourg Bi-metallic 5 Euro 2017 in the serie Castles: Castle of Useldange

5. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2017 from Luxembourg....by Pabitra Saha, UK
In 2017, Luxembourg is going to issue a Bi-metallic 2 Euro commemorative coin for the 200th anniversary of the birth of Grand Duke William III.

William III was not only Grand Duke of Luxembourg but also King of the Netherlands so it is possible that the Netherlands will also issue a coin for this occasion.

6. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2017 from Estonia.........by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
commemorative 2-euro coin we have known for 2017, which has been issued Estonia under the name of "Road to Independence of Estonia",
the currency will be dedicated to commemorate the events leading to the independence of Estonia in 1918. The Bank of Estonia (Eesti Pank)
has launched a design competition that will represent the motive in the piece.
No picture available yet.

7. Bi-metallic from China in Ebay.......by Jacek Stacel, Poland
A Bi-metallic 20 Yuan 2017 from China is a Zodiac 24K Gold and Silver Medal, Year of the Rooster  #28


8. New Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images...by Rod Sell, WBCC Webmaster

The new Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images are shown at:
http://wbcc-online.com/new-releases/new-images.html

"See you" next week,
Martin Peeters, Focal Point of the Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club wbcc@hotmail.nl

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, 
rodsell@rodsell.com
WBCC DoCu-Centre: Frans Dubois, Netherlands, dubois.f@wxs.nl
WBCC Research Centre: Paul Baker, UK, 85@wbcc.fsnet.co.uk
WBCC Public Relations Centre: Max Aiello, Italy,  wbcc73@gmail.com
WBCC Focal Point ANA Conventions: Ray Lockwood, USA, sunrayofmarion@aol.com
WBCC Focal Point: Martin Peeters, The Netherlands, wbcc@hotmail.nl
WBCC Website: http://wbcc-online.com

The WBCC will attend the following future International events:
* 46th World Money Fair, 3-5 February 2017, Berlin, Germany
http://www.worldmoneyfair.de/wmf/en/