Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail # 861
 

WBCC Newsmail 861,  February 9 , 2013
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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.

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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.


1. New WBCC member….by Martin Peeters, WBCC Focal Point
We have a new WBCC member. Let me introduce him to you:
Name: Jozef Oravec (WBCC member #554), Slovakia
Webpage ww.fredyzh.webnode.sk
Age:  48
Profession: postman
Hobby: European and world Bi- or Tri-metallic coins include €
Goal collection

2. The World Money Fair 2013 in Berlin Picture Report….by Martin Peeters, WBCC Focal Point
Please read at: https://skydrive.live.com/?cid=00099AB47957C1EF&group=1
The WMF 2013 picture report, or at
http://www.wbcc-online.com/reports/reports.html

3. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2013 from Italy……by Pabitra Saha, UK
The Netherlands has issued new Bi-metallic 2 Euro this week, mintage 20 Million, commemorate the change of throne

4. Bi-metallic 100 Pesos 2012  from Mexico……by Max Aiello, Italy
Six new bimetallic commemoratives:n"Numismatic Heritage part 2" The next 6 coins are ready, from the 24 pieces collection:
Moneda virreinal, 8 reales, 1804, resellos de Filipinas y chops
Moneda virreinal, 8 reales, 1608, inicial F, tipo macuquino
Moneda provisional realista, 8 reales, 1811, L.V.O., primer tipo
Moneda del Segundo Imperio, 1 peso, 1866
Moneda republicana, 8 escudos, 1828, tipo de manita
Moneda de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos, 5 pesos, 1950, Inauguración del Ferrocarril del Sureste

5. Bi-metallic 100 fils 2009 and 2011……by Wolfgang Schuster, Austria
The Bi-metallic 100 Fils 2009 (and on) types of Bahrain have the Arabic word "fils" in the rectangular box over the numeric value, written now in a completely different calligraphy (rectangular) than before (cursive). These must then be considered completely new KM types
Bi-metallic 100 Fils 2009 and 2011

6. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2013 from Italy……by Pabitra Saha, UK

As per Numismatica Visual, here are the images of Italy's two Bi-metallic 2 Euro coins of 2013

7. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2016 from France……by by Max Aiello, Italy
Here a picture of the Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2013 from France

8. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2013 from Vaticane City….. by Pabitra Saha, UK
Here a picture of the Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2013 from Vaticane City

9. Bi-metallic MTT’ s from Poland…..by Stanislaw Bulawski, Poland
New Polish Bi-metallic MTT’ s from Jura Mint:
a. Lubliniec - 1 Bonk 2012 diameter 27 mm , ring brass - center K-N , mintage 500
b. Lubliniec - 1 Kom-Mar 2013 diameter 27 mm , ring brass - center K-N , mintage 500

10. Bi-metallic Quiz Game #861….…by Jack Hepler, USA
The 100th anniversary of the Thai Transportation department was commemorated with a Bi-metallic 10 Baht coin dated 2548.  The department symbol is shown on this coin as a shield within a ship’s wheel.  What image is seen on the shield?
See this coin and others at the WBCC website:  http://wbcc-online.com Please send your answer to: heplerj@juno.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 #860

The World Health Organization issued an award to for Food Safety to the Queen of Thailand.  A Bi-metallic 10 Baht was issued to commemorate this event.  What is the date of the award shown on this coin?
The answer to Quiz Question #860:  8 August 2005.

The Quiz Game #859 prize winner will be announced when I return from the World Money Fair.


11. 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?

12.New Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images...by Rod Sell, WBCC Webmaster
The new Bi-, Tri-, or Tetra-metallic images are shown at:
 
http://wbcc-online.com/new-releases/new-images.html

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"See you" next week,
Martin Peeters, Focal Point of the Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club wbcc@hotmail.nl
 
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 DoCu-Centre: Frans Dubois, Netherlands, dubois.f@wxs.nl
WBCC Research Centre: Paul Baker, UK, 85@wbcc.fsnet.co.uk
WBCC Developement Centre: Jack Hepler, USA, heplerj@juno.com

WBCC Public Relations Centre: Max Aiello, Italy,  wbcc73@gmail.com
WBCC Focal Point ANA Conventions: Ray Lockwood, USA, sunrayofmarion@aol.com
WBCC Focal Point: Martin Peeters, The Netherlands, wbcc@hotmail.nl
WBCC Website: http://wbcc-online.com
 
The WBCC will attend the following future International events:
Open Day of the Royal Dutch Mint, June 8 2013, Utrecht, The Netherlands

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