Saturday, February 24, 2024

Kazakhstan 200 tenge 2023 - Suyunbai Aronuly

New commemorative type:

"Portraits on banknotes: Suyunbai Aronuly"

Kazakhstan 200 tenge 2023 - Suyunbai Aronuly

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: copper-nickel
Diameter: 31.00 mm
Weight: 11.17 g
Mint: Kazakhstan Mint (Ust-Kamenogorsk, Kazakhstan)

Friday, February 23, 2024

Kazakhstan 200 tenge 2023 - Kurmangazy Sagyrbaev

New commemorative type:

"Portraits on banknotes: Kurmangazy Sagyrbaev"

Kazakhstan 200 tenge 2023 - Kurmangazy Sagyrbaev

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: copper-nickel
Diameter: 31.00 mm
Weight: 11.17 g
Mint: Kazakhstan Mint (Ust-Kamenogorsk, Kazakhstan)

Thursday, February 22, 2024

Kazakhstan 200 tenge 2023 - Abu Nasr Muhammad al-Farabi

New commemorative type:

"Portraits on banknotes: Abu Nasr Muhammad al-Farabi"

Kazakhstan 200 tenge 2023 - Abu Nasr Muhammad al-Farabi

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: copper-nickel
Diameter: 31.00 mm
Weight: 11.17 g
Mint: Kazakhstan Mint (Ust-Kamenogorsk, Kazakhstan)

Friday, February 16, 2024

Slovakia 10 euro 2024 - Centenary of the birth of Jozef Kroner

New silver collectors' type to be issued soon:

"Centenary of the birth of Jozef Kroner"

Slovakia 10 euro 2024 - Centenary of the birth of Jozef Kroner

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: silver .900
Diameter: 34.00 mm
Weight: 18.00 g
Mint: Mincovňa Kremnica (Slovakia)


LINK: Mincovňa Kremnica

Thursday, February 15, 2024

Turkey 2023 lighter coins for 5 and 10 kuruş

The phisical specifications for these 2 denominations have changed, they are now lighter and thinner:

Turkey 2023 lighter coins for 5 and 10 kuruş

5 kuruş:
Weight: 2.00 g (previuosly 2.90 g)
Thickness: 1.1 mm (previuosly 1.65 mm)

10 kuruş:
Weight: 2.15 g (previuosly 3.15 g)
Thickness: 1.1 mm (previuosly 1.55 mm)

(news from Jo Hoogeveen)
(image from eBay seller lemberg-zp)

Wednesday, February 14, 2024

Slovakia 10 euro 2024 - Centenary of the birth of Ján Chryzostom Korec

New silver collectors' type:

"Centenary of the birth of Ján Chryzostom Korec"

Slovakia 10 euro 2024 - Centenary of the birth of Ján Chryzostom Korec

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: silver .900
Diameter: 34.00 mm
Weight: 18.00 g
Mint: Mincovňa Kremnica (Slovakia)


LINK: Mincovňa Kremnica

Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Spain 2 euro 2024 - Bicentenary of the National Police

New bimetallic circulating commemorative to be issued soon:

"Bicentenary of the National Police"

Spain 2 euro 2024 - Bicentenary of the National Police

TECHNICAL DATA
External ring: copper-nickel
Center disc: nickel-brass, nickel and nickel-brass three layers
Diameter: 25.75 mm
Weight: 8.50 g
Thickness: 2.20 mm
Mint: Fábrica Nacional de Moneda y Timbre (Spain)

Monday, February 12, 2024

United Kingdom 50 pence 2024 - The Stegosaurus

New CuNi commemorative collectors' type in normal and colour version:

"The Stegosaurus"

United Kingdom 50 pence 2024 - The Stegosaurus

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: copper-nickel
Diameter: 27.30 mm
Weight: 8.00 g
Mint: The Royal Mint


Silver and gold proof coins have been issued as well.

LINK: The Royal Mint

Sunday, February 11, 2024

Germany 5 euro 2024 - Green grasshopper (Omocestus viridulus)

New CuNi collectors' item to be issued soon:

"From the Wonderful World of Insects collection: Green grasshopper (Omocestus viridulus)"

Germany 5 euro 2024 - Green grasshopper (Omocestus viridulus)

The all-time world's most famous green grasshopper (in Spain we call him "Flip"):

Flip el saltamontes

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: CuNi
Diameter: 27.25 mm
Weight: 9.68 g

Saturday, February 10, 2024

Spain 2 euro 2024 - Cathedral, Alcázar and Archivo de Indias in Seville

New bimetallic circulating commemorative to be issued soon:

"UNESCO World Heritage: Cathedral, Alcázar and Archivo de Indias in Seville"

Spain 2 euro 2024 - Cathedral, Alcázar and Archivo de Indias in Seville

TECHNICAL DATA
External ring: copper-nickel
Center disc: nickel-brass, nickel and nickel-brass three layers
Diameter: 25.75 mm
Weight: 8.50 g
Thickness: 2.20 mm
Mint: Fábrica Nacional de Moneda y Timbre (Spain)