Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club


WBCC Newsmail 1065  7 January , 2017
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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. Bi-metallic 2 Pound 2017 from the UK....by Pabitra Saha, UK

Here pictures of the 3 new Bi-metallic 2 Pounds 2017 from the UK commemorate 100th anniversary of WWI, Jane Austen's death
and Heraldic crown and flowers






2. Bi-metallic 5 Euro 2017 from Italy......... Max Aiello, Italy
Italy will issue in 2017 for the first time a Bi-metallic 5 Euro dedicated to Antonio de Curtis, known as Totò, the most popular Italian comic actor ever.
This coin commemorates the 50th anniversary of the death of the famous Italian actor died at the age of 69 years on April 15th 1967 in Rome.
Picture of the coin not available.

3. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2017 from Vatican City.......by Pabitra Saha, UK
Numismatic office of Vatican City (UFN) will issue two commemorative Bi-metallic 2 Euro in 2017
- Martyrdom of St. Peter and St. Paul
- 100th anniversary of the apparitions of Fatima

4. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2018 from Lithuania.....by Pabitra Saha, UK
In 2018, Lithuania will issue a Bi-metallic 2 Euro for the World Lithuanian Song Festival.
The festival will commemorate the Centenary of the Restoration of Lithuania’s Independence.
The festival will be held from June 30 until July 6.

5. Bi-metallic Question....by Martin Peeters, WBCC Focal Point
A question I received from  Adrian Wash via Rod Sell
Who know more about the Bi-metallic shown in the picture?
Text ring: DPLEX SYSTEM BI-COLOUR COIN AND MEDAL
Text Centre: WASHINGTON 2000
Both sides the same
Please e-mail me at wbcc@hotmail.nl if you know more about this Bi-metallic item.


6. 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/