|Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club|
WBCC Newsmail 337, Volume 8, January 25, 2003
Dear WBCC Members and Non WBCC Members,Because I will stay next week at the World Money Fair in Basel, Cliff Anderson from the USA, (WBCC Public Relations) will compose and send WBCC Newsmail 338 next week. You can send your Bi- or Tri-metallic related items to: Cliff.
I really hope you enjoy reading this weeks WBCC Newsmail !!
1. New WBCC Member ... by Martin Peeters, WBCC Focal Point
We have a new WBCC member. Let me introduce him to you:
Name: Vadim Shikin (WBCC member #286), Russia
2. World Money Fair Basel Pre-report (5)... by Martin Peeters, WBCC Focal Point
This is the fith and last Pre-report of my attending to the World Money Fair * * in Basel next week. The following Mints will be present at the Basel show:
British Royal Mint – Bulgarian Mint – Casa de Moneda de Mexiko – Central Bank and Mint of the DPR of Korea - Central Bank of the Russian Federation – China Mint – Città del Vaticano – Czech Mint – Hungarian Mint – Italian State Mint – Japanese Mint – Kazakstan Mint – Latvia Mint –- Lithuanian Mint– Malaysian Mint - Mint of Finland – Ministry of Finance of Luxembourg – Monnaie de Paris – Münze Oesterreich – National Bank of Ukraine – New Zealand Mint – Polish State Mint – Portuguese State Mint – Prinzipality of Andorra – Royal Australian Mint – Royal Mint of Belgium – Royal Canadian Mint - Royal Dutch Mint – Royal Spanish Mint – South African Mint – Swiss Mint – Staatliche Münze Berlin – Staatliche Münze Hamburg – Staatliche Münze Karlsruhe – Staatliche Münze München – Staatliche Münze Stuttgart – St. Petersburg Mint - The Perth Mint – The State Mint of Romania – Turkish State Mint – United States Mint.
The Guest of Honors this year are The BENELUX States: Royal Belgian Mint,
Royal Dutch Mint, Ministry of Finance of Luxembourg.
3. Bi-metallics 2003 from Vaticane ... by Martin Peeters, Netherlands
According the UFN (Ufficio Filatelico-Numismatico, in other words the bureau that issues the Vatican stamps and coins), Vaticane will issue like in 2002, in 2003 a BU and Proof Euro set in including the Bi-metallic 1 and 2 Euro 2003). Mintage and issue date unknown yet.
4. Bi-metallics in Ebay ... by Martin Peeters, Netherlands
The following you will not see often Bi-metallics one can bid in Ebay:
5. The WBCC Bi-metallic Quiz Game #337 ... by Jack Hepler, USA
Antonio Jose de Sucre was born in 1795 and educated in Caracas, a city now
in Venezuela. Because of his genius at military operations, he quickly rose
to the rank of Grand Marshal at the age of 29, in the wars for South
American independence from Spain. He was mysteriously assassinated when
only 35 years old. His image appears as a hero on the currency of
Venezuela, Colombia, Ecuador and Bolivia. He appears on the bimetallic
coins of which country?
6. New Bi- or Tri-metallic images ... by Rod Sell, Australia
The new Bi and Tri-metallic images shown at: New Images. Newly listed are:
7. WBCC Auction 52 is Open Now ... by Rod Sell, WBCC Auction ProviderYou only have 1 week to list your lots for Auction 52. The current interesting lots listed can be seen at: Auction 52. We need more, so please email your lots to me:Rod Sell.
"See you" in 2 weeks time,
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-metallics and exchange knowledge about Bi-metallics
WBCC Websmaster, JD White, USA.
WBCC Auction Provider, Rod Sell, Australia.
WBCC DoCu-Centre: Frans Dubois, Netherlands.
WBCC Public Relations: Cliff Anderson,USA.
WBCC Research Centre: Paul Baker, UK.
WBCC Developement Centre: Jack Hepler, USA.
WBCC ANA Focal Point: Ray Lockwood, USA.
WBCC Focal Point: Martin Peeters, Netherlands
Bi-metallic Forum Page
The WBCC is officially sponsored for the Basel World Money Fair by:
* Imprensa Nacional - Casa da Moeda, S.A (The Portuguese Mint) and Schuler Presses, Germany.