Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail #549

WBCC Newsmail 549 Volume 12, February 17, 2007

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- and Tri-metallics. I hope you enjoy reading
this week's issue of the WBCC Newsmail. 

1. World Money Fair Martin Peeters, Netherlands
The next World Money Fair in Berlin will be held from February 1 till 3, 2008. As I can tell now, the WBCC will again attend, for the 10th. time, the WMF.
2. Bi-metallic in Walter Giuliani, Italy
The following Tri-metallic I saw in Eaby:
Here pictures about new Tri-metallic 3 Leghe 2007 issued from Padania (Lega Nord) , made by International Mint
--Remark WBCC Focal Point: I found more offers from the same Ebay-Seller about this item.
3. The WBCC Bi-metallic Quiz Game Jack Hepler, USA
The coat of arms of Latvia shows a mythical animal, the Griffin, with body and hind legs of a lion and the head, wings and claws of an eagle. What is the second animal shown in the coat of arms of the Bi-metallic coin of Latvia?
a.  Eagle
b.  Lion
c.  Dove
d.  Horse
Please send your answer to:
Note: See this coin and many others by visiting the WBCC website;
Answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Game question #547
Which African country includes a palm tree in the coat of arms shown on a Bi-metallic coin?
a.  Libya
b.  Liberia
c.  Morocco
d.  Mozambique
The correct answer for question #547 is a; Libya.

4. WBCC Quiz Game 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 12 players in game #546 and the winner was Barry Murray, WBCC member #411.
5. New Bi- or Tri-metallic Rod Sell, WBCC Webmaster
The new Bi- and Tri-metallic image shown at:
* The Following Great Popes are from the Polish Mint
* Saint Peter, Pius X, John Paul II, John XXIII, Benedict XVI
* Brattocchie Marino Auto Token
* Malaysia 2003 token
* Onda Blu Auto Token
* Swiss MTT from Canton du Valais
6. WBCC Auction 83 acceptong Rod Sell, WBCC Auction Provider
I am accepting lots for Auction 83 which starts on the 7th April 2007 with WBCC Newsmail 555
The lots listed so far can be seen at:
Please email your lots to me at
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 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 will attend the following future International events:

* World Money Fair 2008, February1 to 3, 2008 at Berlin in the Estrel Convention Center, Germany,

* Open Day of The Royal Dutch Mint 2007, June 9th. 2007, Utrecht, The Netherlands

* 7th Northern Coin Event 2007, Saturday, September 15th 2007, Assen, The Netherlands


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