Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Peru 5 soles 2016 - New type

New circulating bimetallic in "soles" instead of "nuevos soles":



(news from Pabitra Saha)

Friday, October 21, 2016

Vatican 2 euros 2016 - Jubilee of Mercy

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"Jubilee of Mercy"



(news and image from Gijs Vlothuizen)

San Marino 5 euro 2016 - Jubilee of Mercy

New bimetallic commemorative:

"Jubilee of Mercy"



(news and image from Pabitra Saha)

Monday, October 17, 2016

Finland 2 euro 2016 - Georg Henrik von Wright

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

'Georg Henrik von Wright'



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


LINK: Bank of Finland
LINK: Mint of Finland

Portugal 5 euro 2016 - Iberian Lynx

New CuNi commemorative:

"Threatened Species series: Iberian Lynx"



SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: CuNi
Weight: 10.00 g
Diameter: 30.00 mm
Mintage: 75 000
Artist: Luis Valadares


LINK: Portugal Mint

Friday, October 14, 2016

Portugal 5 euro 2016 - Queen Catherine of Braganza

New CuNi commemorative:

"Queens of Europe series: Queen Catherine of Braganza"



SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: CuNi
Weight: 10.00 g
Diameter: 30.00 mm
Mintage: 75 000
Artist: José Viriato Bernardo


LINK: Portugal Mint

Pakistan 10 rupees 2016 - New type

New circulation type:



(news by Pabitra Saha)
(image by Gijs Vlothuizen)

Monday, October 10, 2016

Austria 3 euro 2016 - The Bat

New CuNi dark-glowing commemorative:

"Colourful Creatures - The Bat"



(information from Taigawirbel and Pabitra Saha)

LINK: Austrian Mint

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Croatia 25 kuna 2016 - Independence Anniversary

New circulating bimetallic:

"25th Anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Croatia"



(information by Damir Kontić, Pabitra Saha and Taigawirbel)
(image taken from the Croatian National Bank)

LINK: Croatian National Bank