Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club

WBCC Newsmail 1138  2 June , 2018

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

1. The WBCC at the Open Day of the Royal Dutch Mint…….by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
The visit of Day of the mint annual dutch mint coinshow is a requirement for any collector.
It remains indeed the predilection gathering place of coins collectors and professional dealers, in the Netherlands.

This annual KNM annual event starts by the sale of the “Day of the Mint” exclusive collectors, dice 9AM. Just like the previous year, many of coins dealers will be present and make a broad offer of coins, medal-tokens and paper money.
For the visitors, the entry is free of charge. The 2018 Day of the Mint topic will be “the last day of the Mint in the UTRECHT historic manufacturing building ”. Indeed, the next year the KNM moves to be established in a new industrial area of UTRECHT, more adapted to its industrial needs. It leaves the historical building that it occupied so far.

Historic building of the KNM (dutch Mint)

The KNM thus celebrates this historic building within the framework of the 2018 Day of the Mint Saturday, on June 9th, 2018 because this day will be “numismaticaly” historical for the Netherlands and even for the rest of Europe!
Day Of the Mint
june 9th 2018
from 9AM until 3PM
Koninklijke Nederlandse Munt
Leidseweg 90
3531 BG
It will the last time the Day Of The Mint will be held in this historig building and the WBCC will attent the Day Of The Mint with their own booth.

2. Bi-metallic 5 Euro 2018 from Vaticane City…….by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
Here is a picture of the new Bi-metallic 5 Euro 2018 dedicated to the "600th anniversary of the Dome of Santa Maria del Fiore

Version: Proof
Face value: 5 Euro
Diameter: 27,50 mm
Weight: 9.50 g
Sculptor: G. Titotto
Recorder: U. Pernazza
Circulation: 4,999 copies
Mintage: IPSZ (Italy)
Price: 49,00 €

3. Bi-metallic 2 Dollar 2018 from Canada…by Frans Woons, Canada
Here is a picture of the new Bi-metallic 2 Dollar 2018 from Canada in base metals.

4. 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 Public Relations Centre: Max Aiello, Italy,
WBCC Focal Point: Martin Peeters, The Netherlands,
WBCC Website:

The WBCC will attend the following future International events:
* Open Day of the Royal Dutch Mint, June 10, Utrecht, The Netherlands
* 48th World Money Fair 1-3 February 2019, Berlin, Germany