Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail # 680
 

WBCC Newsmail 680 Volume 15, August 22, 2009
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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

Past Newsmails can be found at http://www.wbcc-online.com/newsmail/wbccnews.html
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Dear WBCC members and non WBCC members,
Welcome into the World Of Bi-, Tri- and Tetra-metallics. I hope you enjoy reading this week's issue of the WBCC Newsmail. Please read the Super Quiz Question.


1. TWOB now on line...by Rod Sell, WBCC Webmaster
If you take a look at http://wbcc-online.com/ you find a file called: TWOB64.xls this is the leatest update of The World Of Bi-metallic Catalog as an Excel file. Free to load.
 
2. Bi-metallic 1/2 Dinar 2008 from Jordan...by Martin Peeters, Netherland
Received from a unknown source a picture of the Jardan 1/2 Dinar 2008
 
3. Bi-metallic 10 Bath and the differences...by Jose Luis Ramirez, Spain
In
one can see and read the differences between the 10 Bath pieces
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For the 10 Baht coins, new series on left and old (Y#227 1988-2008) on right, noticable differences are:
* In new series coin, distance between numeral 1 and 0 on the Braille number 10 is more.
* Prang of Wat Arun has more details and is taller
* Inner brass ring does not have a raised border
* The waves on the river are thinner
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4. Bi-metallic from Ukraine....by Jacek Stącel, Poland
Ukraine issues of new coins Bi-metallic. Published on the occasion: 60 - anniversary of the Council of Europe
Issue 45000
diameter 28 mm
Weight 9.40g
 
5. Bi-mretallic medals from South-Africa by Jose Luis Ramirez, Spain
I have obtained these Bi-medals from the next World Football Campionship. I have made a page in my web with all these medals that I knows.
All medals have a common side: http://ret001qm.eresmas.net/mundial_2010.htm
 
6. Bi-metallic Quiz Game #680..........by Jack Hepler, USA
This week continues the quiz series called, "Whose Face".
Whose face appears on the 1994 Tri-metallic 20 Francs Commerative of France?
See this coin and others at the WBCC website:  http://wbcc-online.com
Please send your answer to: heplerj@juno.com

Answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Game question #679
Whose face appears on the 1995 Bi-metallic 10 New Shekels of Israel?
The correct answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Game question #679 is Golda Meir.

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 #678 Quiz Game winner is Michael Hill, WBCC member #487. There were 12 players in this game, all of whom had the correct answer. 

7. The WBCC Bi-metallic Super Quiz 6......by Jack Hepler, USA
Quirinale Square is shown on a circulation Bi-metallic Coin. The square has buildings on three sides. The fourth side is open creating a view of the city. Statues of the "Horse Trainers" stand in the square.
a. Who are the "Horse Trainers"?
b. Name a resident who lives on Quirinale Square.
c. The open side faces generally in what cardinal direction?
How would you have asked the Name of a resident?
8. New Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images...by Rod Sell, WBCC Webmaster

The new Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images shown at:
http://wbcc-online.com/new-releases/new-images.html

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Ukraine 2009 Council of Europe 60th Anniversary.
* Jordan 2008 1/2 dinar
* Thailand 10 baht varieties
* South African 2010 Football venues
 
9. Bi-metallic Half Dinar from Libya offer........Osama Ataib, Lybia
I can provide half a dinar coin Libya to members. If you are interested please E-mail me at: osamaaltaib@googlemail.com
 
10. Bi-metallic offers...by Jack Hepler, USA
Norm Bowers has many extra Bi-metallic coins; Unc and Circulated. If anyone would like to contact him I am sure he will give an excellent bargain on Bi-metallic coins. E-mail him at: EagleCoin@sbcglobal.net
 
11. New Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images...by Rod Sell, WBCC Webmaster

The new Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images shown at:
http://wbcc-online.com/new-releases/new-images.html

*
Poland MTT from the city of Puck
* Syria error

* Poland 2 MTT varieties from Bolimow
* Tatra National Park Medal
* Thailand 50th Anniversary of National Research Council
* Pachislo Kokura Token. Image from Bob Spender




See You next week.
Martin Peeters, Focal Point of the Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club
 
wbcc@home.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-, Tri-, and Tetra-metallics and exchange knowledge about Bi-, Tri-, and Tetra-metallics

WBCC Organisation:
WBCC Webmaster: Rod Sell, Australia, rodsell@rodsell.com
WBCC Sales Pages Provider: Rod Sell, rodsell@rodsell.com
WBCC DoCu-Centre: Frans Dubois, Netherlands, dubois.f@wxs.nl
WBCC Public Relations: Cliff Anderson, USA, cliff38@earthlink.net
WBCC Research Centre: Paul Baker, UK, 85@wbcc.fsnet.co.uk
WBCC Developement Centre: Jack Hepler, USA, heplerj@juno.com
WBCC Focal Point ANA Conventions: Ray Lockwood, USA, sunrayofmarion@aol.com
WBCC Focal Point: Martin Peeters, Netherlands, wbcc@home.nl
WBCC Website: http://wbcc-online.com
WBCC Web-Log: http://wbcc.web-log.nl/

The WBCC will attend the following future International events:


* 9th Northern Coin Event 2009, Saturday September 19, 2009, Assen, The Netherlands, http://www.muntmanifestatie.nl 

* 6th Coin Event Numismatica Herentals, Sunday December 13, 2009, Herentals Belgium, http://
www.numismatica-herentals.be

* 39th World Money Fair, January 29 to 31, 2010 in Berlin, Germany

* Open Day of the Royal Dutch Mint, Saterday June , 2010, Utrecht, The Netherlands http://en.knm.nl
 
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