Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail #411

 

WBCC Newsmail 411, Volume 9, June 26, 2004
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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

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Dear WBCC members and non WBCC members,

Welcome into the World Of Bi-metallics. I really hope you enjoy reading this weeks WBCC Newsmail.

1. Bi-metallic in Ebay............by Martin Peeters, Netherlands
WBCC member Antonio Barrena Mateo reported to me a new Bi-metallic 10 Baht 2004 from Thailand:
http://cgi.ebay.de/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&category=7996&item=3917474627
WBCC member Barent Springsted reported to that the Bi-metallic commemorates the 70th Anniversary King's Privy Coucil
Unfortunally the bidding is ended.
 
2. Bi-metallics 2004 Euros from Vatican...by Martin Peeters, Netherlands
This week I recieved from the Pope one 2004 Proof Euro set and a UNC Euro set. I have dicided to put the in the next WBCC auction, so the WBCC members have a change to obtain the sets. Reserve 150$ (125 Euro original price) for the Proof set and the eserve is 26$ (21 Euro original price) for the UNC set.
 
3. The WBCC Bi-metallic Quiz Game #411.............by Jack Hepler, USA
In the year 2000, the country of Georgia issued two Bi-metallic 10 Lari commemorative coins, one of which shows the image of a  bird. Which bird appears on this coin?
a. Swan.
b. Owl.
c. Hummingbird.
d. Duck.
Please send your answer to me: heplerj@juno.com
Note: The image of this coin may be seen on the WBCC Website at: http://wbcc-online.com
Answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Game question #410.
An image of the Phocoenidae is incorporated into the design of a Bi-metallic coin of two countries. Russia is one. Which is the other?
a. Portugal.
b. Jamaica.
c. Taiwan.
d. Cape Verde.
Answer to Question #410 is "a"; Portugal.
Summary of Quiz Game Question #409: 14 players.

4. WBCC Quiz Game Prize.............by Jack Hepler, USA
A Bi-metallic Argentine One Peso, 1995B will be awarded to a member who correctly answers the WBCC Quiz Game this week (#411). If more than one member gets the correct answer, a random drawing will be conducted to select a winner. The winner of the Bi-metallic Prize (WBCC Newsmail #409) is Oded Paz, (WBCC member #305).
 
5. New Bi- or Tri-metallic images....by Rod Sell, WBCC Webmaster
The new Bi- and Tri-metallic image shown at:
http://wbcc-online.com/new-releases/new-images.html
New listed is:
* Netherlands Lombok Token
 
6. My Bi-metallic offers...........by Joel Anderson, USA
Please read my Bi-metallic offers:
Australia
* $5 2002 Sunda Strait Bimetal Unc.$9
Hungary
* 3000 Ft. K741 1999 BIMETAL Unc.  $40
Lithuania
8 200Litu K136 2003 King Mindaugas bimetal$299
Mexico
* 100 Pesos 2004 Sinaloa bimetal Unc. $29.75
* 100 Pesos 2004 Sonora bimetal Unc. $29.75
* 100 Pesos 2004 Tabasco bimetal Unc. $29.75
* 100 Pesos 2004 Tamaulipas bimetal Unc.$29.75
* 100 Pesos 2003 Tlaxcala bimetal Unc. $29.75
* 100 Pesos 2003 Veracruz-Llave Unc. $29.75
Slovenia
* Euro Pattern Mint Set: 9 coins 1 euro cent-5 Euros, including 2 bimetals, animals $29.50
Ukraine
* 5 Hryvnia 2004 UNESCO Bimetal Unc $8.50
* 5 Hryvnia 2004 Union w/ Crimea Bimetal $8.50
United States
* $10 2000 Library of Congress Bimetal PF $599
West African States
* 200 Francs 2003 NEW bimetal Unc. $5.00
* 500 Francs 2003 NEW bimetal Unc. $7.50
If you have interest in one or more of these fine Bi-metallics, please let me know,
Joel Anderson
PO Box 365
Grover Beach, CA 93483-0365
USA
www.joelscoins.com
phone/fax 1-805-489-8045
joel@joelscoins.com
 
7. WBCC Auction 67 accepting lots......by Rod Sell, WBCC Auction Provider
Auction 67 will open on the 3rd July. You only have 1 weeks to list your lots. Lots have to be received 24 hours before the auction starts to be listed, so send them now.
The lots listed so far can be seen at. http://wbcc-online.com/auction/auction67.html
Please email your lot to me at  Rod.Sell@elderwyn.com
The auction closes at 11.30 pm on the 10th July Sydney time , which is early morning in the USA and late morning in Europe
 
8. WBCC T-shirt available........by Martin Peeters, Netherlands
If you have interest in a original WBCC T-shirt, they are still available in size large. The cost are 16$ (13 Euro) (postage not included), so if you want want, just E-mail me at: WBCC@kabelfoon.nl
 
"See you" in next week,
Martin Peeters, Focal Point of the Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club
WBCC@kabelfoon.nl

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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 Organisation:
WBCC Webmaster & 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
WBCC Website
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.

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