WBCC Newsmail 546 Volume
12, January 27, 2007
Composed with help from
members of the
Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors
and weekly published by:
Netherlands, Focal Point of the
Past Newsmails can be found at http://www.wbcc-online.com/newsmail/wbccnews.html
Dear WBCC members and non WBCC members,
Welcome into the World Of Bi-metallics.
I really hope you enjoy reading the WBCC Newsmail this week.
1. The WBCC at the WMF Berlin (part 3)...by Martin Peeters, WBCC
This year again several WBCC members will be at the booth at the World
Money Fair in Berlin; Frans Dubois (Netherlands), Frans Woons (Canada),
Max Aiello (Italy) and Alexei Malykh (Russia), so an international
representation of the WBCC in Berlin.
The WBCC booth is number A6 and the floorplan (intrance at the show) can
be seen at:
Go to: > Visitors Service, go to: > Floor Plan , and load WMF_07
The WBCC team would like to invite you to visit the WBCC booth and talk
about Bi-metallics and you will receive a present !
Please let me know if you will visit the WBCC Booth; firstname.lastname@example.org
The new Bi-metallic from Germany 2 Euro 2007 (in 5 Mintmarks) commemorate
Schweriner Schloss will be available at the WMF
The new Bi-metallic 1 and 2 Euro from Slovenia will be available at the
There will be also a Passport, costs 10 Euro and the coins for the Passport
from the Minthouses are free.
2. Next week's WBCC Newsmail......by Martin Peeters, WBCC Focal
Because I will be in Berlin next Saterday, February 3, Jack Hepler will
compose WBCC Newsmail 547. So please send this weeks news about Bi- and/or
Tri-metallics to Jack, E-mail: email@example.com
3. A new WBCC member..by Martin Peeters, WBCC Focal Point
Name: Datta Dharmadhikari (WBCC member #421), India
Profession: Retired manager of State Bank of India--the largest bank of
Hobby: Collection of world coins as well as Bi-metalic coins, world currency
notes and stamps
Goal: To exchange/sale Indian coins, Bi-metalic coins, currency notes with
collectors all over the world.
4. Bi-metallic 100 Pesos 2006 from Mexico..by Martin Peeters,
"Mexican States collection 2: Morelos" The coin depicts the Cortes
Palace as well as Chinelo, a famous character in one of Morelos typical
5. Bi-metallic Coc-Cola tokens from Brasil...by Jose Luis Ramirez,
I have obtained new 3 Coca Cola tokens from Brazil SP is from Sao Paulo,
I don't know where are the other ones marked as SL and RE.
6. Bi-metallic Fantasy Euro's...byJose Luis Ramirez, Spain
I have bought two albums to hold this kind of Bi-metallic 1 and 2 Fantasy
Euro's. I have made photos of this coins from these Bi-metallics:
* Croatia 2003
* Feroe islands 2003
* Gibraltar 2003
* Iceland 2005
* Isle of Man 2003
* Jersey 2003
* Monaco 2005 (I had the 2 Euro coin from some time ago)
* Norway 2005
* San Marino 2005
In the next days I will show it in my webpage about this kind of fantasy
7. Bi-metallic Error from Argentina....by Claudio Revello, Argentina
I found this Bi-metallic error from Argentina
8. The WBCC Bi-metallic Quiz Game #546...by Jack Hepler, USA
The coat of arms for Tamaulipas appears on a 2004 Bi-metallic 100 Pesos
from Mexico. The field is divided into three sectors. One sector shows agricultural
products of grain. A second sector shows an oil rig, fishing boats and a
mountain, "Cerro Bernal". The third sector contains what animals?
d. Cows or bulls
Please send your answer to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Note: See this coin and many others by visiting the WBCC website; http://www.wbcc-online.com
Answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Game question #545
A lepidopteran is included in the design of a Bi-metallic coin issued in
2006 from which country
d. South Africa
The correct answer for question #545 is c; Mexico.
9. WBCC Quiz Game Prize.........by Jack Hepler, USA
A Bi-metallic prize will be awarded to a member who correctly answers the
WBCC Quiz Game this week. If more than one member gets the correct answer,
a random drawing will be conducted to select a winner. There were 14 players
in game #544 and the winner was Bob Vanoost, WBCC member #341.
10. New Bi- or Tri-metallic images...by Rod Sell, WBCC Webmaster
The new Bi- and Tri-metallic image shown at:
* Malawi 5 & 10 kwacha
* Mexico 100 Peso Morelos State
11. WBCC Auction 82 accepting lots.............by Rod Sell, WBCC
You only have 6 days to list lots for Auction 82 which starts on the 3rd
February 2007 with WBCC Newsmail 547.
The lots listed so far can be seen at: http://wbcc-online.com/auction/auction82.html
Please email your lots to me at email@example.com.
Members are allowed to list up to 20 lots in each auction
The Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club (WBCC)
was established September 14, 1996 and is the very first
Collectors Club using the Internet.
Goal of the WBCC is exchange Bi-metallics
and exchange knowledge about Bi-metallics
WBCC Webmaster & Auction
Provider, Rod Sell, Australia.
WBCC DoCu-Centre: Frans Dubois, Netherlands.
WBCC Public Relations:
WBCC Research Centre: Paul Baker, UK.
WBCC Developement Centre:
WBCC ANA Focal Point: Ray Lockwood,
WBCC Focal Point: Martin Peeters,
Bi-metallic Forum Page
The WBCC will attend the following future International events:
* World Money Fair 2007, February 2 till 4, 2007 at Berlin in the
Estrel Convention Center, Germany, http://www.worldmoneyfair.ch/wmf/english/index.html
* Open Day of The Royal Dutch Mint 2007, June 9th. 2007, Utrecht,
* 7th Northern Coin Event 2007, Saturday, September 15th 2007, Assen,
The Netherlands http://www.muntmanifestatie.nl