Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail # 711

WBCC Newsmail 711 Volume 16, March 27, 2010

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

1. A new WBCC Martin Peeters, WBCC Focal Point
We have a new WBCC member. Let me introduce himm to you:

Name: Joel Tissot (WBCC member #512), France


Age: 45
Profession: Technician
Hobby:* Coins of France and Bi- and/or Tri-metallics of the world,  Circulating Bi- and/or Tri-metallic coins of the world , European Coins especially Bi- and/or Tri-metallics
Goal: Meet some bi metallic collectors for swapp and or sale coins, sharing experience .
Against: ?
How did you know about the WBCC: Internet and ADE


2. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2009 from Rob Kooy, The Netherlands

In an earlier WBCC Newsmail it was reported that the Spanish Bi-metallic 2 Euro CC 2009 "10 Years of the Euro" comes in two varieties: With small stars and with big stars in the edge. Now it turned out that the French Bi-metallic 2 Euro CC 2009 "10 Years of the Euro" came in similar two varieties.


3. Bi-metallic MTT's from Stanislaw Bulawski, Poland

New Bi-metallic MTT from the Leba Mint :
7 Cudow Tuska 2010,Ring brass center alpaca , issued  5.000 , diametr 27 mm
New Bi-metallic MTT's from the Silesian Mint
City Zakopane, Ring alpaca center nordic gold, issued 1.000 pieces, diameter 31 mm

<>1 Dukat  2010  kaplica w Jaszczorowce
* 1 Dukat  2010  willa pod Jedlami


4. Bi-metallics from Martin Peeters, The Netherlands

Here are some Bi-metallics from Romania in Ebay you don't see often:
5. Bi-metallic Euro/Ecu's from The Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
Here are some Bi-metallic Euro/Ecu's The Netherlands in Ebay you don't see often:
6. Bi-metallic Piedforts from Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
Here are some Bi-metallic Piedforts from Israel in Ebay you don't see often:
7. Bi-metallic Quiz Game Jack Hepler, USA
This week continues the quiz series called, "Whose Face".
Whose face appears on the 1995 Bi-metallic 100 Sucres of Ecuador?
See this coin and others at the WBCC website:
Please send your answer to:

Answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Game question #710
Whose face appears on the 1997 Australian Bi-metallic Five Dollars?  The correct answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Game question #710 is Sir Donald Bradman.

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 Quiz Game #709 prize winner is Meir Sapir, member #296.  There were nine players.

8. WBCC Super Quiz Jack Hepler, USA
Switzerland issued three beautiful Bi-metallic 10 Francs coins that featured three of the highest mountains in the Alps. The mountains so honored were The Matterhorn Cervin, Jungfrau, and Piz Bernina.  What is the sum of the heights of these three mountains?

Answer to WBCC Super Quiz #12
The cross and crosslets of Llantrisant is the mintmark appearing on the Bi-metallic coins of which country? In which year did this mintmark first appear on a coin of this country?
The correct answers are The United Kingdom and 1983. The winner will be announced next week.
9. New Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic Rod Sell, WBCC Webmaster
The new Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images shown at:
* Canada 1996 error $2 off centre with light through the ring
* Vatican 2010 fantasy bimetallics
* Montenegro 2008 fantasy bimetallic
* Vatican 2008 fantasy bimetallics
* Palestine fantasy 1d & 2d bimetallics
10. Bi-metallics on Joe Kocian, USA
I’m Joe Kocian a WBCC member and thought you might find it of interest that I will be selling on eBay a large chunk of my bi-metallic collection. I am not leaving the WBCC; it is just a matter of today’s economics. I will start listing my items March 23, 2010 and will add to the auction daily. I have over 250 items that I hope will receive a good home. Most will have No Reserve and start at $0.99 US. To find me on eBay my ID is: CVI-USA contact me via email at if you have a question. Best of luck and Enjoy! 

"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 Auction/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, The Netherlands,
WBCC Website:
The WBCC will attend the following future International events:
* Open Day of the Royal Dutch Mint, 2010, Utrecht, The Netherlands
* 10th Northern Coin Event 2010, September, 2010, Assen, The Netherlands,
* 7th Coin Event Numismatica Herentals, December, 2010, Herentals Belgium,
* 40th World Money Fair, January, 2011, Berlin, Germany