Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail # 632

WBCC Newsmail 632 Volume 14, September 20, 2008

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

1. New WBCC Martin Peeters, WBCC Focal Point
We have a new member. Let me introduce him to you:
Name: Ned Delaney (WBCC member #464 ) USA
Age: 61
Profession: Retired; development technician - pharmaceuticals                
Hobby: World coins especially Bi- and/or Tri-metallics
Goal: Creating a better world
Against: Tyranny and corruption
How did I know about the WBCC: Searching links for Bi-metallic coins on the web

2. Bi-metallic 1 Euro 2007 from Martin Peeters, Netherlands
In Ebay's: one can bid on a Bi-metallic 1 Euro 2007 without Mintmark. According the seller only 2991 pieces are struck.
Monaco 1 Euro 2007 without Mintmark
Monaco 1 Euro 2007 with Mintmark
3. Bi-metallic 500 from Gerhard Schoen, Germany
Here is a description what the new Japanese Bi-metallic 500 Yen 2008 is made of. Issue date December 2008
4. Bi-metallic medals from the Jose Luis Ramirez, Spain
I have obtained these 3 Bi-metallic medals from the USA with 3 former presidents. The ring is made with silver.
Abraham Lincoln
John F. Kennedy
William Jefferson Clinton
5. Bi-metallic medals from Jose Luis Ramirez, Spain
I have obtained these three Bi-metallic medals from Germany States.
6. Bi-metallic in Ebay (1) Paul Baker, UK
I think you will have seen this before - but just in case...  just looking at the bi-metallic piece:
7. Bi-metallic in Ebay (2) Paul Baker, UK
A rare Bi-metallic token one can see at:
8. Bi-metallic in Ebay (3) Manuel Gonzalez, Spain
Saw in:
A new Bi-metallic for me:
Trans-Dniester (Republica Moldova) Pridestrovie Silver Commemarite coin.
--Remark WBCC Fobcal Point: Who knows more? Please let met know at: BTW: Look at thre price! For more information about Trans-Dniester (Republica Moldova) look at:
9. Bi-metallic Quiz Game Jack Hepler, USA
Nigeria produced two Bi-metallic coins dated 2006; One Naira and Two Naira. The design features the Coat of Arms of Nigeria; a shield flanked by horses. Inscribed on a ribbon below the shield is the inscription: "Unity and Faith, Peace and Progress". What kind of bird is shown above the shield?
a. Sea Gull
b. Eagle
c. Dove
d. Condor
See this coin and others at the WBCC website:
Please send your answer to:

Answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Game question #631
The 51st Commemorative Bi-metallic 10 Baht of Thailand incorporated a stylized cat into the design. The coin is dated 2550 (2007). Which occasion or event did this coin commemorate?
a. SEA Games
b. Boy Scout Jamboree
c. Court Association Meeting
d. Medical Technology Council
The correct answer for Quiz #631 is SEA Games.

WBCC Quiz Game Prize
A Bi-metallic prize will be awarded for the correct answer. If more than one member gets the correct answer, a random drawing will be conducted to select a winner. The #630 Quiz Game winner was Michael Ayrapetov, WBCC Member #8.

10. New Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic Rod Sell, WBCC Webmaster
The new Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images shown at:
* Japan 500 yen bimetallic details
* Germany City Medals 
* USA Presidents Medals
* Encased Presidents Award to Virginia Numismatic Assoc

"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 Sales Pages Provider: Rod Sell,
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 Focal Point ANA Conventions: Ray Lockwood, USA,
WBCC Focal Point: Martin Peeters, Netherlands,
WBCC Website:
WBCC Web-Log:

The WBCC will attend the following future International events:

* The 8th Northern Coin Event 2008, Saturday, September 20th, 2008, Assen, The Netherlands

* 5th Coin Event Numismatica Herentals, December 14, 2008, Herentals Belgium,

* The World Money Fair, February 6 to 8, 2009 in Berlin, Germany

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