Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club
Newsmail # 892

WBCC Newsmail 892,  September 14 , 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. WBCC 17 Years Young..... by Martin Peeters, WBCC Focal Point
Today September 14, 2013 the Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club (WBCC) started just 17 Years ago.
Look at:
for the very FIRST (Start) WBCC Newsmail....
I never thought that time the WBCC Newsmail would be made and send for 892 weeks in a row !!!

2. Bi-metallic 2 Euro 2014 Pabitra Saha, UK
Poland has decided to issue commems in 5 zloty Bi-metallics of standard circulation specifications instead of 2 Zloty
non- standard specifications.

3. Bi-metallic 100 Dirham 2012 from Pabitra Saha, UK
Morrocco to issue 3 Bi-metallic 100 Dirham on Unesco heritage sites in Rabat, Hassan Tower & Mausoleum of Mohammed V,
Chellah Door, Kasbah of the Udayas

Center composition: Copper-Nickel
Ring composition: Brass-Nickel
Weight: 12.00 g
Diameter: 28.40 mm

4. Bi-metalluc MTT from Pabitra Saha, UK
Here a picture of the Monaco Bi-mitallic 2 euros 2013 - 20 years membership of the UN 

5. Bi-metallic Fantasy from Abkhazia Pabitra Saha, UK
Abkhazia has three Bi-metallics in its fantasy set

6. Bi-metallic Quiz Game #892….…by Jack Hepler, USA
A Bi-metallic 10 Baht commemorative coin dated 2552 was issued to commemorate an organization of Thailand with the
 following symbol.  Name the organization.
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 #891

A Bi-metallic 10 Baht commemorative coin was issued for the 72nd anniversary of the Thailand Finance Ministry department responsible for:
* Production of coins used in circulation and for royal decorations and mementos
* Keeper of the Government real properties, namely, land as well as their management to the maximum benefit
* Supervising and verifying the treasury reserve accounts to ensure their conformity with those maintained by the
Comptroller General’s Department and the Bank of Thailand.
* Which department was commemorated?
Answer:  The Department of the Treasury has these responsibilities.

The Quiz Game #890 prize winner was Mike Hill, WBCC Member #487.  There were seven players.

7. 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.

8.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,