Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Uruguay 1,000 pesos 2016 - Fray Bentos UNESCO heritage

New silver commemorative:

"Fray Bentos UNESCO heritage"



Turkey 1 lira 2018 - Transition to Presidential Government

New bimetallic commemorative type:

"Transition to Presidential Government"



(news and image from Pabitra Saha and Gijs Vlothuizen)

Transnistria 1 rouble 2018 - Swan

New commemorative:

"Red book series: Swan"



SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: Nickel plated steel
Weight: 4.65 g
Diameter: 22.00 mm


(image by eBay seller vasid2009)

LINK: Trans-Dniester Republican Bank

Transnistria 1 rouble 2018 - Valentina Tereshkova

New commemorative:

"55 years of the first flight of Valentina Tereshkova"



SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: Nickel plated steel
Weight: 4.65 g
Diameter: 22.00 mm


(news by Sergey Potabenko)
(image by eBay seller vasid2009)

LINK: Trans-Dniester Republican Bank

Kazakhstan 100 tenge 2018 - Astana

New commemorative:

"20th Anniversary of Astana as the capital city of Kazakhstan"



(news and image by Sergey Potabenko, Gijs Vlothuizen and Pabitra Saha)

LINK: National Bank of Kazakhstan

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

China 10 yuan 2018 - High speed Rail

New circulating bimetallic commemorative to be issued by september:

High speed Rail



(news and image by Pabitra Saha and Gijs Vlothuizen)

British Antarctic Territory 50 pence 2018 - Boaty McBoatface

New CuNi diamond finish collectors item:

"Boaty McBoatface"



LINK: World Mint News Blog

Monday, July 16, 2018

Australia 50 cents 2018 - Villers-Bretonneux - The Western Front

New commemorative:

"Villers-Bretonneux - The Western Front"



SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: CuNi
Weight: 15.55 g
Diameter: 31.51 mm
Mintage: 15,000


LINK: Royal Australian Mint

Australia 50 cents 2018 - Amiens - The Western Front

New commemorative:

"Amiens - The Western Front"



SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: CuNi
Weight: 15.55 g
Diameter: 31.51 mm
Mintage: 15,000


LINK: Royal Australian Mint

Thursday, July 12, 2018

France 2 euro 2018 - Simone Veil

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"Simone Veil"



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