Tuesday, May 29, 2007

Poland 2 zlotys 2007 - City of Raciborz

New circulating commemorative:

"Polish cities: RACIBORZ"



LINK: National Bank of Poland
LINK: Polish State Mint
LINK: Polish Cities Coins Program
LINK: Raciborz site

SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: Nordic gold, CuAl5Zn5Sn1
Weight: 8.15 g
Diameter: 27.00 mm
Mintage: 1,000,000

Monday, May 28, 2007

Poland 2 zlotys 2007 - Cracow rights

New circulating commemorative:

"750th Anniversary of the granting municipal rights to Cracow"



LINK: National Bank of Poland
LINK: Polish State Mint

SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: Nordic gold, CuAl5Zn5Sn1
Weight: 8.15 g
Diameter: 27.00 mm
Mintage: 1,200,000

Wednesday, May 23, 2007

Denmark 20 krone 2007 - Copenhagen City Hall Tower

New circulating commemorative:

"Copenhagen City Hall Tower"



The Copenhagen City Hall:



(information by Pat Clay)

LINK: Denmark National Bank

SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: Aluminium Bronze, 92%Cu6%Al2%Ni
Diameter: 27.00 mm
Thickness: 2.35 mm
Weight: 9.30 g
Edge: rim with interrupted milling
Designer: Lis Nogel

Tuesday, May 22, 2007

Poland 2 zlotys 2007 - 5 zt 1928 Nike

New circulating commemorative:

"History of the polish zloty: 5 zt 1928 NIKE"



LINK: National Bank of Poland
LINK: Polish State Mint

SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: Nordic gold, CuAl5Zn5Sn1
Weight: 8.15 g
Diameter: 27.00 mm
Mintage: 900,000

Tuesday, May 15, 2007

Austria 5 euro 2007 - Mariazell

New silver commemorative:

"850 Anniversary of Mariazell City foundation"



LINK: Austrian Mint

SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: silver .800
Diameter: 28.50 mm
Mintage: 450,000

Monday, May 14, 2007

Thailand 10 baht 2007 - Food Safety Award

New circulating bimetallic:

"World Health Organization: Food Safety Award"

In Honour of Her Majesty Queen Sirikit's Outstanding Contribution to Promoting Human Health through Food Safety.

Thursday, May 10, 2007

Mexico 100 pesos 2007 - Queretaro Arteaga

New circulating commemorative:

"Mexican States collection 2: QUERETARO ARTEAGA"

The coin shows the Queretaro Aqueduct and the Santa Rosa de Viterbo Church.



The two Queretaro icons:


(Church picture by Tom Spencer)

LINK: Banco de Mexico

SPECIFICATIONS
Disc composition: Silver 0.925
Ring composition: Aluminium-Bronze
Weight: 33.967 g
Diameter: 39.00 mm
Edge: rifling

Monday, May 7, 2007