Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail # 889

WBCC Newsmail 889,  August 24 , 2013

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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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. Bi-metallic 20 Pesos 2013 from Jacek Stacel, Poland
Here is a picture of a new Bi-metallic 20 Pesos 2013, commemorate 100 years of the Mexican Army

2. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2013 from  Kari Hurskainen, Finland
Here the picture of the new Bi-metalic 2 euro 2014 commemorate The Diet of 1863
Issue date September 4
UNC 1.00.000 pieces
Proof 11.000 pieces

3. Bi-metallic 5 Euro 2013 from Jacek Stacel, Poland
This year's Bi-metallic 5 Euro from Luxembourg - Bee

4. Bi-metallic Quiz Game #889….…by Jack Hepler, USA
The following symbol appears on which Bi-metallic commemorative 10 Baht coin of Thailand?
See this coin and others at the WBCC website:
Please send your answer to:
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.

Bi-metallic Quiz question #888

The Department of Land Development is the principal Thai Government agency responsible for the rehabilitation of degraded lands. 
This department of the Thailand government was commemorated with a Bi-metallic 10 Baht coin in 2001. 
In which governmental ministry is the Department of Land Development?
Answer:  The Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives.
The Quiz Game #887 prize winner was James Ballard, WBCC Member #523.  There were seven players.

5. Super Quiz #33 (revised)…………by Jack Hepler, USA

Eight “Bundesländer Series” Bi-metallic 2 Euro coin designs have been issued by Germany thus far. 
Each coin features a landmark.  Which two landmarks (of the eight) are the closest to each other?
To help players this suggestion is offered:

First, name the landmarks and locations, then look at a map to see which two landmarks are the closest.
For example: in Rheinland-Palatinate, the landmark is Porta Nigra located in Trier.

Answer to Super Quiz #32

A multinational Bi-metallic 2 Euro coin of 2007 commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome;
the “birth certificate” of the European Union.  Where is the original of this document stored?
The correct answer is Rome, Italy.

The winner of Super Quiz #32 is Thierry Defaix, WBCC member #555.
There were eight players in this game.

6.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 DoCu-Centre: Frans Dubois, Netherlands,
WBCC Research Centre: Paul Baker, UK,
WBCC Developement Centre: Jack Hepler, USA,

WBCC Public Relations Centre: Max Aiello, Italy,
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:
* 13th Muntmanifestatie 2013, September 21,  2013, Houten, The Netherlands.
* 43th World Money Fair, February 7 till 9, 2014, Berlin, Germany,