Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail # 794

WBCC Newsmail 794,  October 29, 2011

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.

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1. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2011 from Malta….by Pabitra Saha, UK
Malta Bi-metallic 2 Euro 

2. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2011 from Vatican Pabitra Saha, UK
Here is a better image of Vatican 2€ released recently

3. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2011 from Germany…… by Pabitra Saha, UK
Germany Bi-metallic 2 euro 2012 final version is out

4. Bi-metallic 3 Euro 2012 from Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
Here is a pricture of the Bi-metallic 3 Euro 2012 from Slovenia

5. Bi-metallic Parking Token from the US….by Jack helper, USA
Here are the pictures of the Bi-metallic Carwash tokens I found in Washington last week including the Carwash Palace I reported earlier.

I searched for information about Mr. Sudsy Carwash and have found there are five locations in Washington State.

There are businesses in Kent, Milton, Puyallup, Sumner and maybe Seattle, Washington. I have not been able to find any more locations with this name. They all appear to be Washington based carwashes.

I found a reference to Mister Sudsy Carwash but they are in North Carolina and probably not part of the same group.

6. Bi-metallics MTT’s from Poland… Stanislaw Bulawski, Poland
New Bi-metallic MTT's from Poland 

Lask, 8 Bram 2011, Air Picnic, Bi-metallic, ring Brass, center KN, diameter 27 mm, issued  500 pieces by the  Jura Mint

Prowince Podkarpackie , 4 Rpo 2011, Bi-metallllic, ring Brass, center KN, diameter 30 mm, issued  2000 pieces by the Czech Mint

Poznan, 7 Rogali  2011, Bi-metallic, ring Brass, center KN, diameter 27 mm, issued 1 0.000 pieces by the  Warsow Mint

7. Bi-metallic Quiz Game #794…by Jack Hepler, USA
Which patriot, featured on a 2010 Bi-metallic 5 Pesos of Mexico is shown wearing a very large “Sombrero”? See this coin and others at the WBCC website: Please send your answer to:

Answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Game question #793.

Many fine patriots are featured on the Mexican Bi-metallic 5 Pesos Commemoratives.  Which are often referred to as the “Big Four” of the Mexican Revolution?

The answer to question #793 is Villa, Zapata, Obregon, and Carranza.

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 #792 prize winner is WBCC Member Charley Nash, WBCC Member #503.  There were five players.

8. Super Quiz #75…………by Jack Hepler, USA
Jersey issued a Bi-metallic Two Pounds coin in 1996 that shows the Coat of Arms of the 12 Parishes. The word “Saint” is not included in the name of two of the Parishes. Give the names of these two Parishes and state the location of the CoA's using the clock position. The 1 O’clock position will be the first location clockwise from the top of the coin.

Answer to Super Quiz Jack Hepler

A knight on its horse fighting against a dragon appears on many coins of Great Britain. The knight represents St. George.
A: Which other country uses this scene in its Coat of Arms on a bimetallic coin?
B: What does the motto below this CoA say?


A. Georgia
B. "Strength is in Unity"

The winner of Super Quiz #24 was James Ballard, Member #523.

9.New Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic Rod Sell, WBCC Webmaster
The new Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images are shown at:

"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:
* 41th World Money Fair, February 3 till 5, 2012, Berlin, Germany
* Open day of the Royal Dutch Mint, June, 2012, Utrecht, The Netherlands