Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail # 728
Newsmail 728 Volume 16, July 24, 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 http://www.wbcc-online.com/newsmail/wbccnews.html
Welcome into the World Of Bi-, Tri- and Tetra-metallics. I hope you enjoy reading this week's issue of the WBCC Newsmail.
1. WBCC Newsmails and E-mail adress....by Martin Peeters, WBCC Focal Point
WBCC Newsmail 730, 731 and 732, August 7, 14 and 21 will be composed and send out by Jack Hepler, USA
Please notice my new E-mail address starting August 1: firstname.lastname@example.org
Next weeks WBCC Newsmail 729 will be send one day earlier than usual. So send july 30
Also the latest update of the catalog "The World Of Bi-metallics" (TWOB) issue #67 will be send on july 30.
2. Bi-metallic from Mamibia...by Paul Baker
If you take a look at:
you can read a Media realyse of July
19 about a new Bi-metallic 10 Namibian Dollars celebrating 10 year
3. Bi-metallic 10 Roubles 2010 from Russia...by Jacek Stącel, Poland
4. Bi-metallic 1 ans 2 Euro 2011 from Estonia...by Jacek Stącel, Poland
That will look like 1 and 2 of the Euro in Estonia, which enters the euro zone in 2011.
Coins for the country produces Finland Mint
5. Bi-metallic error 1 Lira 2009.....by Frans Woons, Canada
Here images of a Turkish error 1 Lira 2009. The plug has a straight clip. I assume that the core was cut from the edge of a roll or sheet of metal.
6. Bi-metallic error 1 Lev 2002 from Bulgaria from....by Frans Woons, Canada
Here two Bulgarian error coins (bi-metallic 1 Lev coins dated 2002) struck with a rotated die. No. I shows a counter clockwise rotation of about 90°. No. II shows a clockwise rotation of about 135°.
7. Bi-metallic MTT's from Poland...by Jacek Stącel, Poland
Bi-metallic MTT's from the city Zakopane. Depicting protected plants, which occur in the Polish Tatra Mountains, Circulation 4000 each
8. Bi-metallic offer in Ebay....by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
Saw in Ebay you don't see onften:
Galapagos Isl. 2 dollars 2008 Cormorant Bird bimetal BU
9. Encased piece in Ebay....by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
Knights Templar Cross & Crown Bi-Metallic Medal
10. Bi-metallic Quiz Game #728..........by Jack Hepler, USA
This week continues the quiz series called, "Whose
See this coin and others at the WBCC website: http://wbcc-online.com
Please send your answer to: email@example.com
Answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Game question #727
Whose face appears on the Jordanian 1997 Bi-metallic Half Dinar?
The correct answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Game question #727 is King Hussein I.
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 #726 prize winner was Allen Kwon, WBCC member #472. There were six players.
11. WBCC Super Quiz #17...by Jack Hepler, USA
At least 39 African countries have issued Bi-metallic coins. Some are plentiful but some are very hard to find. There are commemoratives, pattern pieces and coins issued for circulation. Several countries have issued a Bi-metallic coin with the value of 10. Which of these African countries is/are landlocked?
Answer to WBCC June Super Quiz #16
When the Euro coins were launched in 2002, optional edge lettering was authorized. Most countries incorporated a series of designs for the edges including stars, country names, ornaments or value. Which country created Bi-metallic edge designs that were NOT country name, ornaments, value or stars? What was the inscription on the Bi-metallic 2 Euro of that country and what does it say in English?
The correct answer is in German: "EINIGKEIT UND RECHT UND FREIHEIT".
In English: "UNITY AND JUSTICE AND FREEDOM".
The June Super Quiz winner will be announced next week.
12. New Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images...by Rod Sell, WBCC Webmaster
The new Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images shown at:
* Romania 1996 shiling
* Namibia 2010 $10
* Bulgaria 1 Lev rotated reverse
* Russia 2010 Census
* Poland 2010 Protected Plants of the Tatry Mountains
* Turkey 2009 1 Lirasi error
* Estonia 2011 1 & 2 euro
* Mexico 5 peso 2010 Venustiano Carranza
I offer in ebay 5 euro Luxemburg
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 Webmaster: Rod Sell, Australia, firstname.lastname@example.org
WBCC Auction/Sales Pages Provider: Rod Sell, email@example.com
WBCC DoCu-Centre: Frans Dubois, Netherlands, firstname.lastname@example.org
WBCC Public Relations: Cliff Anderson, USA, email@example.com
WBCC Research Centre: Paul Baker, UK, firstname.lastname@example.org
WBCC Developement Centre: Jack Hepler, USA, email@example.com
WBCC Focal Point ANA Conventions: Ray Lockwood, USA, firstname.lastname@example.org
WBCC Focal Point: Martin Peeters, The Netherlands, email@example.com
WBCC Website: http://wbcc-online.com
The WBCC will attend the following future International events:
* Open Day of the Royal Dutch Mint, 2010, Utrecht, The Netherlands