Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club


WBCC Newsmail 1146  28 July , 2018
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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 Euro 2019 from San Marino…..by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2019 San Marino desgin
500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci"

550th anniversary of the death of Filippo Lippi"

Pictures not available yet

2. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2018 from San Marino…..by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
Here a picture of a news Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2018 for the 420th Anniversary of the birth of Gian Lorenzo Bernini


3. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2019 from Slovakia …..by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
In April 2019 Slovakia plans to issue a commemorative 2-euro coin dedicated to the "Centenary of the Death of Milan Rastislav Štefánik"
one of the drivers of Independent Czechoslovak State.


4. Bi-metallic 5 Euro 2018 from Finland….by Gabor Toth, Hungary
The Suomen Rahapaja, Mint of Finland announces the issuance of the sixth Bi-metallic 5 Euro 2018 Finnish National Landscapes'
series dedicated to Tammerkoski rapids

The series consists of nine pieces with facial B-imetallic 5 Euro corresponding to the favorite landscapes elected by its citizens in a vote held during the summer of 2017

5. Bi-metallic 2 Pound 2017 from Gibraltar….by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
Here a picture of a new Bi-metallic 2 Pound 2017 from Gibraltar commemorate 50th anniversary of the Referendum 

Picture from WBCN
-- Remark Paul Baker: Not an official image

6. Bi-metallic 1 Bolivar 2018 from Venezuela…….by Pabitra Saha, UK
Here the new design of the Bi-metallic 1 Bolivar from Venezuela


7. Bi-metallic 1 Bolivar 2018 from Venezuela….by Pabitra Saha, UK
Here a picture of the new Bi-metallic 1 Bolivan from Venezuela


8. Bi-metallic 2 Euro and Medal in Coincard from The Netherlands… by Frans Dubois, The Netherlands
Every year in February each year there is a large coin show in The Hague, called “The Holland Coin Fair”
The last 5 years there was a different coin card with a special theme bimetallic medal and the Bi-metallic 2 Euro coin of that year together with a Bi-metallic medal
Only one coincard for each visitor for 10 euro, mintage 3000 cards.
The few cards that are not sold at the coin show are sold at the Day of the Mint in June.
Coincaed name is "Ik hou van Holland ( I love Holland) This year the  theme was ‘tulips’
Here an overview of all 5 coincards.
2018, Tulips (Tulpen)

2017, Wooden Shoes (Klompen)

2016, licorice (drop)

2015, Treacle-waffle (Stroopwafels)

2014, Kinderdijk with windmills (Kinderdijk)


9. Bi-metallic Trade Token from USA….by Tim Wingfield, USA
Here is a picture of a Bi-metallic Trade Token from USA, Jasonville Indiana Mercantile


10. Tri-metallic Medal from China….by Pabitra Saha, UK
Here is a picture of a Tri-metallic Medal from China, Shakyamun


11. 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: Martin Peeters, The Netherlands, wbcc@hotmail.nl
WBCC Website: http://wbcc-online.com

The WBCC will attend the following future International events:
* 48th World Money Fair 1-3 February 2019, Berlin, Germany
http://www.worldmoneyfair.de/wmf/en/