Friday, February 23, 2018

France 2 euro 2018 - Great War Centenary

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"Great War Centenary - The Cornflower"



SPECIFICATIONS
External ring: CuNi
Center disc: 3 layers, Ni-Brass, Ni, Ni-brass
Diameter: 25.75 mm
Width: 2.20 mm
Weight: 8.50 g


(news from www.numismatica-visual.es)

Burkina Faso 50 CFA francs 2017 - Fauna bimetallics (fantasy)

New fantasy bimetallic issues:



(news and images by Jacek Stacel and Andrzej)

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Luxembourg 2 euro 2018 - Constitution of Luxembourg

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"150th anniversary of the Constitution of Luxembourg"



SPECIFICATIONS
External ring: CuNi
Center disc: 3 layers, Ni-Brass, Ni, Ni-brass
Diameter: 25.75 mm
Width: 2.20 mm
Weight: 8.50 g


Transnistria 25 roubles 2017 - Sberbank

New commemorative:

"25 years of Sberbank"



(news and image from Egon Conti)

LINK: Trans-Dniester Republican Bank

Transnistria 25 roubles 2017 - Transnistrian Republican Bank

New commemorative:

"25 years of the Transnistrian Republican Bank"



(news and image from Egon Conti)

LINK: Trans-Dniester Republican Bank

Transnistria 3 roubles 2017 - State Security Service

New commemorative:

"100th Anniversary of the State Security Service"



(image from eBay seller andrey.p53)

LINK: Trans-Dniester Republican Bank

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Finland 20 euro 2017 - Centenary of Independence

Silver proof issue:

"Centenary of Independence"



(image from Mint of Finland)

LINK: Mint of Finland

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Finland 5 euro 2018 - Koli National Park

New bimetallic commemorative:

"Finnish National Landscapes" series: Koli National Park



SPECIFICATIONS
Core composition: CuNi
Ring composition: Nordic Gold
Diameter: 27.25 mm
Weight: 9.80 g
Designer: Erkki Vainio & Mari Metso
Mintage 3,000 (proof) and 15,000 (unc)


(news by Pabitra Saha and Jacek Stacel)
(image taken from Mint of Finland)

Link: Mint of Finland

Monday, February 19, 2018

Panama quarter balboa 2016 - Centenary of the Canal in 2014

New circulating coloured commemorative:

"Centenary of the Panama Canal in 2014"



(news by Rupert Reiter and Taigawirbel)
(picture from eBay seller monedapeter)

Friday, February 16, 2018

Andorra 2 euro 2017 - Pyrenees country

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"The country of the Pyrenees"



SPECIFICATIONS
External ring: CuNi
Center disc: 3 layers, Ni-Brass, Ni, Ni-brass
Diameter: 25.75 mm
Width: 2.20 mm
Weight: 8.50 g