Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club

Happy New Year to all Readers.

WBCC Newsmail 1169  5 January , 2019

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. Bi-metallic 2 Pound 2019 from the UK….by Pabitra Saha, UK
Here are pictures of the Bi-metallic 2 Pound 2019 from the UK

75th Anniversary of D-Day Landings

Samuel Pepys Diary


2. Bi-metallic 2 Ruble 2018 from Belarus…by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
On December 28, the Belarus National Bank issued commemorative Bi-metallic 2 Rouble 2018 of the series “Architectural Heritage of Belarus”,
which are legal means of payment in Belarus
These Bi-metallic 2 Ruble are made of steel, coated with copper and brass (ring), steel, covered with copper and nickel (middle)

The Bi-metallicsof the series “Architectural Heritage of Belarus” include the “Mir Castle”, “Radzivіl Castle. Nyasvizh”,
“Rumyantsavy and Paskevichi Castle. Homiel”, “Kamyanets Tower”, “Mikola Church. Mahiliou”,” Safiya Church. Polatsk” came in an edition of 25,000 pieces.

3. Bi-metallic 2 and 2.5 Euro from Luxembourd….by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
Here are pictures of the Bi-metallic 2.5 and 5 Euro 2019 and 2020 from Luxembourg
- 5 Euro 2019. Nature series - Great Crested Grebe

- 5 Euro 2019, Castle series - Castle of Brounglister

- 2,50  Euro 2020, UNESCO series - Dancing procession of Echternach 

- 2,50 Euro 2019, UNESCO series - The City of Luxembourg 

2,50 Euro 2018, UNESCO series - The family of man

4. Bi-metallic 1 Lira from Turkey….by Martin Peeters, The Netherlands
Between the years 2009 to 2016 in Turkey a series of 20 Bi-metallics type dedicated to all kinds of animals were issued.
The Bi-metallics had the face value of 1 Turkish lira

Face value:  1 Kuru
Metal:  Copper nickel
Diameter:  32 mm
Weight:  12 g 
Issue volume:  16,000 each

5. 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:
* 48th World Money Fair 1-3 February 2019, Berlin, Germany