Worldwide Bi-Metallic Collectors Club

WBCC Newsmail 1277   October 28 2021


Composed with help from WBCC members from all over the world of the
Worldwide Bi-metallic Collectors Club (WBCC) .

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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  issue of the WBCC Newsmail.
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27th October 2021 Peter Atherden - Australia
Kazakhstan 2020 500 Tenge.
Dogs in Space, Silver 14.
.6g and Tantalum 26.8g
Kazakhstan Mint of the National Bank, mintage is 2500, diameter is 38.6 mm, weight is 41.4 grams.

27th October 2021 Peter Atherden - Australia
Tobol Thinker, Kazakhstan 2019 500 Tenge.
Silver 16g and Tantalum 13.5g
Kazakhstan Mint of the National Bank, mintage is 3500, diameter is 37 mm, weight is 29.5 grams.
Tobol Thinker which was discovered in Kazakhstan and is about 4000 years old.

21st October 2021 Massimilliano Aiello - Italy
Apart from the common commemorative 2€ coin "Erasmus",
Italy will issue other two 2€ coins dated 2022:
1) 30th Anniversary of the death of Judges Giovanni Falcone and Paolo Borsellino
2) 170th Anniversary of the foundation of the Italian National Police (Polizia di Stato)
No pictures available yet.

20th October 2021 Pabitra Saha - India
 Slovenia 3 Euro 2021 30th Anniversary of the Republic

18th October 2021 Jacek Stacel - Poland
Lithuania 2022 2E 100th Anniversary of Lithuanian Basketball

The Central Bank of Lithuania has published a draft of next year's € 2 coin

The coin will be issued on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of basketball in Lithuania

the total circulation is: 750,000

<>7,500 in BU version in coincard, the rest will be distributed in classic rolls of 25 coins.

16th October 2021 Jacek Stacel - Poland
Information on Japan new 500 yen coins

14th October 2021 Jacek Stacel - Poland
Finland 2E 2022 100 Years of the National Ballet

12th October 2021 Jacek Stacel - Poland

Jersey Island has released a new set of 3 £ 2 bimetallic coins.

A set released on the occasion of:

Ernest Shackleton 100th Anniversary

Sir Ernest Shackleton's missions to the Antarctic and his race against Robert Falcon Scott .


  • Country of Issue: Jersey 
  • Year of Issue: 2021 
  • Metal: Bi-metallic 
  • Weight: 12g 
  • Diameter: 28.4mm 
  • Finish: Brilliant Uncirculated 
  • Obverse: Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS 
  • Reverse: David Young

9th October 2021 Pabitra Saha - India
 Slovenia 2 Euro 2021 200th Anniversary of the National Museum.
The museum was founded in 1821. Renamed to National Museum of Slovenia in 1992, today the museum is divided into Archaeological Department, a Numismatic Cabinet, a Department of Prints and Drawings and a Department of History and the Applied Arts.
The obverse depicts the various names of the oldest Slovenian museum over the past 200 years in three of four concentric circles in both Slovenian and German, with a tribute and recontextualization of the current logo and as part of the traditional legacy of the Austro-Hungarian Danube monarchy. The issuing country and the year are shown in the innermost circle. The twelve stars of the European flag are depicted on the outer ring of the coin


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