Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club

WBCC Newsmail 1188 18 May , 2019


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. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2019 from Malta… Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
The Central Bank of Malta will be issuing on 13 May 2019 a new Bi-metallic 2 Euro coin 2019 in a brilliant set.
The set consists of the eight euro coin set dated 2019 in a brilliant uncirculated version. The €2 euro coin depicting the prehistoric temples of Ta’ Hagrat.
The latter is the fourth in a series of seven coins dedicated to Maltese prehistoric monuments. Mintage 15.000 sets

2. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2019 from Portugal…….by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
Here is a picture of the new Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2019 from Portugal. Itis commemorating the 600th anniversary of the discovery of the islands of
Madeira and Porto Santo by sailors Tristão Vaz Teixeira, Perestrelo and João Gonçalves Zarco

3. Encased pfennig from Germany… Frans Dubois, The Netherlands
I found a nice encased 1 pfennig coin from Germany dated 1949.
It is issued by Hotel "Vier Jahreszeiten" in Bad Kissingen, Germany as you can read on the outer ring

4. 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 Public Relations Centre: Max Aiello, Italy,
WBCC Focal Point: Martin Peeters, The Netherlands,
WBCC Website:

The WBCC will attend the following future International events:
* Open Day of the Royal Dutch Mint, June 2019
* 49th World Money Fair January 31 till February 2 2020, Berlin, Germany