Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail # 853
Newsmail 853, December 15 , 2012
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
Dear WBCC members and non WBCC members,
Welcome into the
World of Bi-, Tri- and Tetra-metallics.
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Dear WBCC members and non WBCC members,
Welcome into the World of Bi-, Tri- and Tetra-metallics.
hope you enjoy reading this week's issue of the WBCC Newsmail.
A very interesting article on the Bi-metallic 42mm medal of Septimius Severus.
It has a yellow brass center and a copper ring and is believed to be the only Bi-metallic one struck
2. Bi-metallic.....….by Jacek Stacel, Poland
Already on December 13 will be a new series of Bi-metallic 5 Euro, but this time we will learn about specific buildings for the province. The first two coins:
Helsinki Cathedral and Uspenski Cathedral
Lumberjack’s Candle Bridge
Face value: 5 Euro
material: ring -CuAlNi (gold color), the core - CuNi (silvercolor)
Weight: 9.80 g
Diameter: 27.25 mm
Issue: unc 55,000units, 10,000 units Proof
The year 2013 will be on sale next Bi-metallic 5 Euro program:
- Aland -Lighthouse Sälskär
- Finland right -Cathedral of Turku
- Satakunta -Sammallahdenmäki Bronze Age burial
- Karelia - powerImatrankosken
- Tavastia (Häme)- medieval stone churchin Janakkala
- Savonia -Castle Olavinlinna
- Ostrobothnia -Pohjalaistalo - house/ mansion Finnish?
--Remark Pabitra Saha, UK, for more info look also at:
3. Bi-metallic from by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
Here are picture of the Bi-metallic 20 Litai 2012 Lithuania Commemorative
"Lithuanian resorts series: Birstonas, Druskininkai, Neringa and Palanga
Ring composition: CuAlNi
Center composition: CuNi
Weight: 7.50 g
Diameter: 25.00 mm
Artist: Giedrius Paulauskis
UNC Mintage: 100,000
Proof Mintage: 2,500
4. Bi-metallic Tokens from China….by Pabitra Saha, UK
Nanjing Mint, Peoples Republic of China, has issued three Bi-metallic tokens on Deer god, God of Longevity and God of wealth
5. Bi-metallic in Ebay…………by Aldric Font, Spain
Saw in Ebay
LIBERIA 5 dollars PLATA 2007 proof LA VIRGEN NEGRA
6. Bi-metallic Quiz Game #853…….…by Jack Hepler, USA
Where on the Bi-metallic 1999 One Euro of Finland would you find the name of the country, Soumi?
See this coin and others at the WBCC website: http://wbcc-online.com
Please send your answer to: email@example.com
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.
Answer to Bi-metallic Quiz Game question #852
Which commemorative Bi-metallic coin of Finland shows what appears to be a man blowing fire from his mouth?
The answer to Quiz Question #852 10 Markkaa 1999.
The Quiz Game #851 prize winner was Aldric Font, WBCC member #550. There were five players.
The Quiz Game #850 prize winner was Meir Sapir, WBCC member #296. There were five players.
7. Super Quiz #30…………by Jack Hepler, USA
There is a Bi-metallic coin that was issued for circulation where the value is part of the Olympic symbol.
Which Olympic sport is shown on the other side of the coin?
8.New Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images...by 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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