Thursday, September 27, 2007

Denmark 10 krone 2007 - The Nightingale

New circulating commemorative:

"The Nightingale"

This coin will be issued on 25 October 2007.



(thanks to Pat Clay por the information)

LINK: Denmark National Bank

SPECIFICATIONS
Artist: Professor Torben Ebbesen
Composition: Aluminium Bronze, 92%Cu6%Al2%Ni
Diameter: 23.35 mm
Thickness: 2.30 mm
Weight: 7.00 g
Edge: smooth
Mintage: 1,200,000


Wednesday, September 26, 2007

Nepal 2 rupees 2007 - Mount Everest

New circulating commemorative:

"Mount Everest"

Brand new Rupee 2 regular coin issued by Nepal on September 2007 featuring Mount Everest on reverse and agriculture on obverse.



SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: Brass Plated Steel
Diameter: 29.00 mm

Tuesday, September 25, 2007

Mexico 100 pesos 2007 - Tamaulipas

"Mexican States collection 2: TAMAULIPAS"



LINK: Banco de Mexico

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

Wednesday, September 19, 2007

Yemen 20 rials 2006 - New coin

New circulating type:

The new 20 rials from 2006 is no longer bimetallic as that of 2004:

Thursday, September 6, 2007

Poland 2 zlotys 2007 - City of Stargard Szczecinski

New circulating commemorative:

"Polish cities: STARGARD SZCZECINSKI"



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

SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: Nordic gold, CuAl5Zn5Sn1
Weight: 8.15 g
Diameter: 27.00 mm
Mintage: 1,100,000

Wednesday, September 5, 2007

Mexico 100 pesos 2007 - Tabasco

"Mexican States collection 2: TABASCO"



LINK: Banco de Mexico

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

Tuesday, September 4, 2007

Paraguay 1000 guaranies - New coin

New circulating value:

The Central Bank of Paraguay has introduced a new coin of 1000 guaranies in 2007, although it's date is 2006:



LINK: Banco Central del Paraguay

Monday, September 3, 2007

Iran 2007 new types

The Central Bank of the Islamic Republic of Iran released new types of 250 and 500 rials coins. The 500 rials item is no longer bimetallic:



(information by Ali Nasseri)

LINK: Central Bank of the I. R. of Iran


250 rials
Composition: CuAlNi
Diameter: 24.00 mm
Weight: 5.00 g
Thickness: 1.34 mm

500 rials
Composition: CuAlNi
Diameter: 25.50 mm
Weight: 6.35 g
Thickness: 1.50 mm