Monday, June 14, 2021

British Indian Ocean Territory 50 pence 2021 - Checkerboard wrasse

New low-mintage commemorative:

"Fourth coin of the 'Sea Creatures' collection: Checkerboard wrasse"

British Indian Ocean Territory 50 pence 2021 - Checkerboard wrasse

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: copper-nickel
Diameter: 27.30 mm
Weight: 8.00 g
Mint: The Pobjoy Mint
Mintage: 2.750


The coin is also available in proof sterling silver coloured version.

LINK: The Pobjoy Mint

Friday, June 11, 2021

Canada 1 dollar 2021 - Birthday

New commemorative type, as part of 2021's "Birthday" 5-coin gift card set:

Canada 1 dollar 2021 - Birthday

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: three-ply brass finish plated steel
Diameter: 26.50 mm
Weight: 6.27 g
Artist: Tony Bianco and Susanna Blunt


Front of the "Birthday" 5-coin gift card set:

2021's

(image from www.mint.ca)

LINK: Royal Canadian Mint

Canada 1 dollar 2021 - Baby

New commemorative type, as part of 2021's "Baby" 5-coin gift card set:

Canada 1 dollar 2021 - Baby

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: three-ply brass finish plated steel
Diameter: 26.50 mm
Weight: 6.27 g
Artist: Tony Bianco and Susanna Blunt


Front of the "Baby" 5-coin gift card set:

2021's

(image from www.mint.ca)

LINK: Royal Canadian Mint

Canada 1 dollar 2021 - Wedding

New commemorative type, as part of 2021's "Wedding" 5-coin gift card set:

Canada 1 dollar 2021 - Wedding

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: three-ply brass finish plated steel
Diameter: 26.50 mm
Weight: 6.27 g
Artist: Tony Bianco and Susanna Blunt


Front of the "Wedding" 5-coin gift card set:

2021's

(image from www.mint.ca)

LINK: Royal Canadian Mint

Canada 1 dollar 2021 - O Canada

New commemorative type, as part of 2021's "O Canada" 5-coin gift card set:

Canada 1 dollar 2021 - O Canada

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: three-ply brass finish plated steel
Diameter: 26.50 mm
Weight: 6.27 g
Artist: Tony Bianco and Susanna Blunt


Front of the "O Canada" 5-coin gift card set:

2021's

(image from www.mint.ca)

LINK: Royal Canadian Mint

Thursday, June 10, 2021

Thailand 20 baht 2019 - King Rama X Royal Wedding

New commemorative type:

"King Rama X Royal Wedding"

Thailand 20 baht 2019 - King Rama X Royal Wedding

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: copper-nickel
Diameter: 32.00 mm
Weight: 15.00 g
Mintage: 5 million


(image from eBay seller asian_treasury)

Hungary 750 forint 2021 - 750th anniversary of Győr becoming a royal town

New collectors' commemorative type:

"750th anniversary of Győr becoming a royal town"

Hungary 750 forint 2021 - 750th anniversary of Győr becoming a royal town

TECHNICAL DATA
Denomination: 750 ft
Composition: copper-nickel-zinc
Diameter: 29.50 mm
Weight: 9.40 g
Mint: Hungarian Mint (Hungary)
Artist: Ferenc Lebó
Mintage: 40,000

(image and data taken from www.mnb.hu)

LINK: Magyar Nemzeti Bank
LINK: Hungarian Mint