Thursday, January 17, 2019

Gibraltar 2 pounds 2017 - Referendum of 1967

New circulating bimetallic:

"50th anniversary of the Referendum of 1967"



(information by Peter Kaminsky)

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Russia 25 roubles 2019 - Liberation of Leningrad from the Nazi Blockade

New base metal commemorative:

"75th anniversary of the Full Liberation of Leningrad from the Nazi Blockade"



LINK: Bank of Russia

Russia 25 roubles 2018 - 25th anniversary of the Russian Constitution

New base metal commemorative:

"25th anniversary of the Russian Constitution"



(news by Pabitra Saha)

LINK: Bank of Russia

Monday, January 14, 2019

Belarus 2 roubles 2018 - Saint Sophia Cathedral in Polotsk

New bimetallic circulation commemorative issued in december 2018:

'Architectural Heritage of Belarus' 6-coin series: Saint Sophia Cathedral in Polotsk



Picture of the real site:




(news by Pabitra Saha)

Belarus 2 roubles 2018 - St. Nicholas Monastery in Mahilioŭ

New bimetallic circulation commemorative issued in december 2018:

'Architectural Heritage of Belarus' 6-coin series: St. Nicholas Monastery in Mahilioŭ



Picture of the real site:




(news by Pabitra Saha)

Belarus 2 roubles 2018 - Tower of Kamyenyets

New bimetallic circulation commemorative issued in december 2018:

'Architectural Heritage of Belarus' 6-coin series: Tower of Kamyenyets



Picture of the real site:




(news by Pabitra Saha)

Belarus 2 roubles 2018 - Rumyantsev-Paskevich Palace in Gomel

New bimetallic circulation commemorative issued in december 2018:

'Architectural Heritage of Belarus' 6-coin series: Rumyantsev-Paskevich Palace in Gomel



Picture of the real site:




(news by Pabitra Saha)

Belarus 2 roubles 2018 - Radzivіl Castle in Nyasvizh

New bimetallic circulation commemorative issued in december 2018:

'Architectural Heritage of Belarus' 6-coin series: Radzivіl Castle in Nyasvizh



Picture of the real site:




(news by Pabitra Saha)

Belarus 2 roubles 2018 - Mir Castle

New bimetallic circulation commemorative issued in december 2018:

'Architectural Heritage of Belarus' 6-coin series: Mir Castle



Picture of the real site:




(news by Pabitra Saha)

Sunday, January 13, 2019

Mauritius 1 rupees 2012 & 2016 - Magnetic types

New circulating type:

The 2016 type is magnetic (probably Nickel plated Steel):



As my friend Wolfgang Schuster confirmed to me long time ago (I forgot!), the 2012 issue was magnetic too!

(news by Jose Luis Garcia Caballero)

Friday, January 11, 2019

Australia 5 cents & 1 dollar 2019 - 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing

New commemorative 5 cents and 1 dollar coins:

"50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing"

The Royal Australian Mint has released a set which includes these 2 nice new coins. Designer of the two special coins is Adam Ball. The portrait of Queen Elizabeth II is still by Ian Rank Broadley:



(news and images by Peter Kaminsky)

LINK: Royal Australian Mint

Transnistria 1 rouble 2018 - Owl

New commemorative:

"Red book series: Owl"



(image from eBay seller vasid2009)

LINK: Trans-Dniester Republican Bank

Transnistria 1 rouble 2018 - Turtle

New commemorative:

"Red book series: Turtle"



(image from eBay seller vasid2009)

LINK: Trans-Dniester Republican Bank

Spain 2 euro 2019 - Walls of Avila

New bimetallic circulating commemorative to be issued this year:

"Walls of Avila"



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


(news and coin image from www.numismatica-visual.es)

Mexico 20 pesos 2016 - Plan Marina 50th anniversary

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"50 years of the Plan Marina"



LINK: Banco de Mexico

UAE 1 dirham 2018 - Year of Zayed

New circulating commemorative:

"Year of Zayed"



LINK: Central Bank of the UAE

(images by Mojmír Černý)
(news by Mojmír Černý and Pabitra Saha)

UAE 5 fils 2018 - Magnetic type

New circulating type:

The 2018 type has a magnetic core and is now a new KM subtype:



(news and scan by Wolfgang Schuster)

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Australia 1 dollar 2019 - Wild Colonial Bushrangers

New commemoratives:

"Australia's Wild Colonial Bushrangers"

New type available in the 2019 $1 Mintmark & Privy Mark UNC coin set (4 coins):



(news and images by Peter Kaminsky)

LINK: Royal Australian Mint

Sri Lanka 10 rupees 2018 - 75th Anniversary of the Signal Corps

New circulating commemorative:

"75th Anniversary of the Signal Corps"



(news and image from Pabitra Saha)

Deeper info at Dr Kavan Ratnatunga's site.

Dominican Republic 5 pesos 2017 - PESO DOMINICANO series

New circulation family, adding "DOMINICANO" to word "PESO":



(news and image from Pabitra Saha)

LINK: Dominican Republic Central Bank

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Sri Lanka 2017 - New circulating coin family

New circulating coin family released in december 2018:



Real photo:



(news by Pabitra Saha)
(images from Dr Kavan Ratnatunga and Pabitra Saha)

Deeper info at Dr Kavan Ratnatunga's site.

UAE 1 dirham 2019 - AFC Asian Cup

New circulating commemorative:

"AFC Asian Cup 2019"



LINK: Central Bank of the UAE

(news by Pabitra Saha)