Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Gibraltar 50 pence 2017 - Christmas

New circulating type:



(information and image by Peter Kaminsky and Pabitra Saha)

Switzerland 10 francs 2018 - Silver thistle

New bimetallic commemorative to be released in january:

"Alpine flora: Silver thistle"



A nice image of the flower:



(news and scan by Egon Conti Rossini)

LINK: Swiss Mint

Monday, December 18, 2017

Finland 10 & 20 euro 2018 - Zacharias Topelius

New silver commemoratives of 10 & 20 euro to be launched on 14th january:

"200 years of the birth of Zacharias Topelius"



LINK: Bank of Finland
LINK: Mint of Finland

Peru 1 sol 2017 - Andean condor

New circulating type:

"Andean condor (Vultur gryphus)"

This is the 3rd coin of the new series "Endangered Fauna from Peru":



(news by Fernando Tapia, David Velarde and Guillermo León)

LINK: Peru Central Bank

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Transnistria 1 rouble 2017 - Coat of arms - Rybnitsa

New commemorative:

"Coats of arms: Rybnitsa"



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


(image from eBay seller vasid2009)

LINK: Trans-Dniester Republican Bank

Transnistria 1 rouble 2017 - Coat of arms - Slobozia

New commemorative:

"Coats of arms: Slobozia"



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


(image from eBay seller mdlbank2013)

LINK: Trans-Dniester Republican Bank

Transnistria 1 rouble 2017 - Coat of arms - Dubăsari

New commemorative:

"Coats of arms: Dubăsari"



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


(image from eBay seller vasid2009)

LINK: Trans-Dniester Republican Bank

UAE 1 dirham 2017 - Mother of the Nation

New circulating commemorative:

"Mother of the Nation"



LINK: Central Bank of the UAE

(news by Pabitra Saha)