Friday, September 18, 2020

Russia 10 roubles 2020 - Ryazan Oblast

New circulating bimetallic commemorative:

'Regions of Russia: Ryazan Oblast'

Russia 10 roubles 2020 - Ryazan Oblast

(news by Jacek Stącel)

LINK: Bank of Russia

Russia 10 roubles 2020 - Kozelsk

New circulating bimetallic commemorative:

'Ancient towns of Russia: Kozelsk'

Russia 10 roubles 2020 - Kozelsk bimetallic

(news from Pabitra Saha)

LINK: Bank of Russia

Canada 2 dollars 2020 - End of the Second World War

New circulating commemorative bimetallic in normal and coloured versions:

"75th Anniversary of the End of the Second World War"

Canada 2 dollars 2020 - Haida artist Bill Reid

(news by Jacek Stącel)

LINK: Royal Canadian Mint

Australia 1 dollar 2020 - Australian Paralympic Team

New commemorative:

"Australian Paralympic Team - Ambassador Chris Bond"

Australia 1 dollar 2020 - Australian Paralympic Team

LINK: Royal Australian Mint

Australia 1 dollar 2020 - Australian Olympic Team

New commemorative:

"Australian Olympic Team - Ambassador Taliqua Clancy"

Australia 1 dollar 2020 - Australian Olympic Team

LINK: Royal Australian Mint

Isle of Man 50 pence 2020 - Centenary of Rupert Bear

Five new CuNi collector commemoratives:

"Centenary of Rupert Bear"

Isle of Man 50 pence 2020 - Centenary of Rupert Bear

(news and image by Egon Conti)

LINK: Isle of Man Post

Ukraine 10 hryvnia 2020 - Remembrance Day of the fallen defenders

New circulating commemorative:

"Ukraine's Armed Forces: Air Force"

Ukraine 10 hryvnia 2020 - Remembrance Day of the fallen defenders

(image from eBay seller kent_don_2009)

LINK: National Bank of Ukraine

Thursday, September 17, 2020

Ukraine 10 hryvnia 2020 - Air Force

New circulating commemorative:

"Ukraine's Armed Forces: Air Force"

Ukraine 10 hryvnia 2020 - Air Force

(news from Pabitra Saha)
(image from eBay seller liolikas99)

LINK: National Bank of Ukraine

Turkey 1 lira 2020 - Hagia Sophia Grand Mosque

New bimetallic commemorative type:

"Hagia Sophia Grand Mosque"

Turkey 1 lira 2020 - Hagia Sophia Grand Mosque

(news by Egon Conti)
(image from eBay seller lemberg-zp)

Australia 50 cents 2021 - Year of the Ox

New commemorative:

"Year of the Ox"

Australia 50 cents 2021 - Year of the Ox

LINK: Royal Australian Mint

Australia 50 cents 2020 - Christmas Decoration

New commemorative:

"Christmas Decoration"

Australia 50 cents 2020 Christmas Decoration

LINK: Royal Australian Mint

Australia 1 dollar 2020 - Donation dollar

New commemorative type designed to encourage Australians to give:

"Donation dollar"

Australia 1 dollar 2020 - Donation dollar

LINK: Royal Australian Mint

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

India 20 rupees 2020 - New bimetallic type

New bimetallic circulation type:

India 20 rupees 2020 - New bimetallic type

(news from Pabitra Saha)

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Jersey 2 pounds 2020 - Battle of Britain fighter pilots

Three new bimetallic commemoratives:

"Battle of Britain fighter pilots"

Jersey 2 pounds 2020 Battle of Britain fighter pilots

The common side:

Jersey 2 pounds 2020 common side

(news from Pabitra Saha, Egon Conti and Jacek Stącel)

Tuesday, August 25, 2020

UAE 1 dirham 2019 - 50 years of the Commercial Bank of Dubai

New circulating commemorative:

"50 years of the Commercial Bank of Dubai"

UAE 1 dirham 2019 - 50 years of the Commercial Bank of Dubai

LINK: Central Bank of the UAE

(news by Egon Conti)
(image from eBay seller liolikas99)

Canada 2 dollars 2020 - Haida artist Bill Reid

New circulating commemorative bimetallic in normal and coloured versions:

"Haida artist Bill Reid"

Canada 2 dollars 2020 - Haida artist Bill Reid

(news by Egon Conti, Jacek Stącel and Pabitra Saha)

LINK: Royal Canadian Mint

Thursday, July 23, 2020

United Kingdom 50 pence 2020 - Dinosaurs

Three new CuNi and silver collector commemoratives:

"Dinosaurs"

United Kingdom 50 pence 2020 - Dinosaurs

Transnistria 1 rouble 2020 - Mound of Glory in Dubossary

New commemorative:

"Mound of Glory in Dubossary"

Transnistria 1 rouble 2020 - Mound of Glory in Dubossary

LINK: Trans-Dniester Republican Bank

Transnistria 1 rouble 2020 - Memorial of Glory in Dnestrovsk

New commemorative:

"Memorial of Glory in Dnestrovsk"

Transnistria 1 rouble 2020 - Memorial of Glory in Dnestrovsk

(image from eBay seller vasid2009)

LINK: Trans-Dniester Republican Bank

Transnistria 1 rouble 2020 - 75 years of the Great Victory

New commemorative:

"75 years of the Great Victory"

Transnistria 1 rouble 2020 - 75 years of the Great Victory

LINK: Trans-Dniester Republican Bank

Norway 20 krone 2020 - Anne Cath Vestly

New circulating commemorative:

"100th anniversary of the birth of Anne Cath Vestly"

Norway 20 krone 2020 - Anne Cath Vestly

LINK: Norges Bank

Malta 10 euro 2020 - 75th anniversary of the end of World War II

New silver commemorative:

"75th anniversary of the end of World War II"

Malta 10 euro 2020 - 75th anniversary of the end of World War II

SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: 0.925 silver
Diameter: 38.61 mm
Weight: 28.28 g
Mint: Royal Dutch Mint
Mintage: 2,000


LINK: Central Bank of Malta

Malta 2 euro 2020 - Skorba temples

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"Skorba temples"

Malta 2 euro 2020 - Skorba temples

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


Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Kazakhstan 100 tenge 2020 - 75 years of Victory in WWII

New commemorative:

'75 years of Victory in WWII'

Kazakhstan 100 tenge 2020 - 75 years of Victory in WWII

(news from Egon Conti)

LINK: National Bank of Kazakhstan

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Lithuania 1.5 & 5 euro 2020 - Hope

New CuNi and silver collectors' issues:

"Hope"

Lithuania 1.5 & 5 euro 2020 - Hope

(image from eBay seller liolikas99)

LINK: Bank of Lithuania

Monday, July 20, 2020

Gibraltar 2019 - Island Games other denominations

New circulating types of the rest of the denominations:

"Island Games"

Gibraltar 2019 - Island Games other denominations

Portugal 5 euro 2020 - The Dolphin

New commemorative:

"Threatened Species: The Dolphin"

Portugal 5 euro 2020 - The Dolphin

SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: CuNi
Diameter: 33.00 mm
Weight: 14.00 g
Mintage: 20 000
Artists: Pedro Salgado


LINK: Portugal Mint

South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands 50 pence 2020 - Gentoo Penguin

New commemorative:

"Gentoo Penguin"

South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands 50 pence 2020 - Gentoo Penguin

SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: CuNi
Weight: 8.00 g
Diameter: 27.30 mm
Mintage: 2,750


Italy 2 euro 2020 - National Fire Department

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"National Fire Department"

Italy 2 euro 2020 - National Fire Department

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 by Pabitra Saha)

LINK: Italian Mint

Russia 10 roubles 2020 - Metallurgy Worker

New base metal commemorative:

"Metallurgy Worker"

Russia 10 roubles 2020 - Metallurgy Worker

(news by Jacek Stącel and Pabitra Saha)

LINK: Bank of Russia

Hungary 10 & 20 forint 2020 - Tribute to the Heroes of Emergency

New circulating commemoratives:

"Tribute to the Heroes of Emergency"

Hungary 10 & 20 forint 2020 - Tribute to the Heroes of Emergency

(news from Peter Kaminsky, Francesco and Alexey Malykh)

LINK: Central Bank of Hungary

Thursday, July 2, 2020

Portugal 7,5 euro 2020 - Douro Line Historical Train

New silver commemorative:

"Historical Trains Ibero-American series: Douro Line"

Portugal 7,5 euro 2020 - Douro Line Historical Train

SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: silver .500
Weight: 13.50 g
Diameter: 33.00 mm
Mintage: 20 000
Artist: José Santa Barbara


LINK: Portugal Mint

Portugal 5 euro 2020 - UNESCO World Portuguese Language Day

New commemorative:

"UNESCO World Portuguese Language Day"

Portugal 5 euro 2020 UNESCO World Portuguese Language Day

SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: CuNi
Diameter: 33.00 mm
Weight: 14.00 g
Mintage: 20 000
Artists: João Duarte


LINK: Portugal Mint

Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Australia 2 dollars 2020 - Tooth Fairy

New commemorative type:

"Tooth Fairy"

Australia 2 dollars 2020 - Tooth Fairy

LINK: Royal Australian Mint

Ukraine 10 hryvnia 2019 - Three new Armed Forces types

New circulating commemoratives:

Ukraine 10 hryvnia 2019 - Three new Armed Forces types
Ukraine 10 hryvnia 2019 - Three new Armed Forces types

(news from Jo Hoogeveen)
(images from eBay seller sarascoins)

LINK: National Bank of Ukraine

South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands 50 pence 2020 - Chinstrap Penguin

New commemorative:

"Chinstrap Penguin"

South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands 50 pence 2020 - Chinstrap Penguin

SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: CuNi
Weight: 8.00 g
Diameter: 27.30 mm
Mintage: 2,750


Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Lesotho 10 maloti 1997 - Coronation of King Letsie III

Very low mintage silver commemorative:

"Coronation of King Letsie III"

Lesotho 10 maloti 1997 - Coronation of King Letsie III

(news and image by Wolfgang Schian)

Lesotho 25 maloti 2005 - 25th anniversary of the Central Bank

Very low mintage silver commemorative:

"25th anniversary of the Central Bank"

Lesotho 25 maloti 2005 - 25th anniversary of the Central Bank

(news and image by Wolfgang Schian)

Cambodia 3000 riels 2015 - ASEAN Community

New unlisted silver coloured commemorative:

"ASEAN Community"

Cambodia 3000 riels 2015 - ASEAN Community

(news and image by Wolfgang Schian)

Friday, May 8, 2020

Poland 5 zlotys 2020 - St. Mary's Basilica in Krakow

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

'Discover Poland: St. Mary's Basilica in Krakow'

Poland 5 zlotys 2020 - St. Mary's Basilica in Krakow

(news and images by Jacek Stacel)

SPECIFICATIONS
Ring composition: CuNi
Central disk composition: Aluminium-Bronze
Weight: 6.54 g
Diameter: 24.00 mm


LINK: National Bank of Poland
LINK: Polish State Mint

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Russia 25 roubles 2020 - Russian Animation: The Barkers

New base metal commemoratives in normal and coloured editions:

"Russian Animation: The Barkers"

Russia 25 roubles 2020 - Russian Animation: The Barkers

LINK: Bank of Russia

Monday, May 4, 2020

Hungary 50 forint 2020 - 150 years of Organised Fire Departments

New circulating commemorative:

"150 years of Organised Fire Departments"

Hungary 50 forint 2020 - 150 years of Organised Fire Departments

SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: CuNi
Weight: 7.70 g
Diameter: 27.40 mm
Mintage: 2 million
Artist: István Kósa


(news from Egon Conti)

LINK: Central Bank of Hungary

Gibraltar 50 pence 2020 - 75th Anniversary of VE DA

New commemorative issue:

"75th Anniversary of VE DA"

Gibraltar 50 pence 2020 - 75th Anniversary of VE DA

(images taken from www.pobjoy.com)

LINK: The Pobjoy Mint

Friday, April 24, 2020

Moldova 10 lei 2020 - 30th Anniversary of the National Flag

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"30th anniversary since the adoption of the national flag"

Moldova 10 lei 2020 - 30th Anniversary of the National Flag

LINK: National Bank of Moldova

Mexico 20 pesos 2019 - 500th Anniversary of Veracruz

New bimetallic circulating commemorative (also new shape, dodecagon):

"500 years of the founding of the city and port of Veracruz"

Mexico 20 pesos 2019 - 500th Anniversary of Veracruz

(news from Pabitra Saha and Jacek Stącel)

LINK: Banco de Mexico

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

Transnistria 1 rouble 2020 - Red book: European wildcat

New commemorative:

"Red book: European wildcat"

Transnistria 1 rouble 2020 - Red book: European wildcat

(image by eBay seller liolikas99)

LINK: Trans-Dniester Republican Bank

Sunday, April 19, 2020

Australia 50 cents 2020 - Afghan cameleers

New commemorative:

"Afghan cameleers"

Australia 50 cents 2020 - Afghan cameleers

LINK: Royal Australian Mint

Saturday, April 18, 2020

Denmark 20 and 500 krone 2020 - 80th birthday of Queen Margrethe II

New circulating and silver commemoratives:

"80th birthday of Queen Margrethe II"

Denmark 20 and 500 krone 2020 - 80th birthday of Queen Margrethe II

(news by Pabitra Saha)
(images from the Denmark National Bank)

LINK: Denmark National Bank