Thursday, October 21, 2021

British Indian Ocean Territory 2 pounds 2021 - The Queen's Beasts - The Black Bull of Clarence

New bimetallic commemorative:

"From the 'The Queen's Beasts' collection: The Black Bull of Clarence"

British Indian Ocean Territory 2 pounds 2021 - The Queen's Beasts - The Black Bull of Clarence

TECHNICAL DATA
External ring: nickel-bronze
Center disc: copper-nickel
Diameter: 28.40 mm
Weight: 12.00 g
Mint: The Pobjoy Mint
Mintage: 2.750


It is also available in limited edition (475 pieces) proof sterling silver.

(image from www.pobjoy.com)

LINK: The Pobjoy Mint

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Slovenia 2 euro 2021 - 200 years of the foundation of the Estate Museum of Carniola

New bimetallic commemorative:

"200 years of the foundation of the Estate Museum of Carniola"

Today's National Museum of Slovenia was founded in 1821 as the Estate Museum of Carniola. Five years later, the Austrian Emperor Francis I decided to personally sponsor the museum and ordered its renaming to Provincial Museum of Carniola. In 1882, the museum was renamed to Provincial Museum of Carniola - Rudolfinum in honour of the Crown Prince Rudolph.

Slovenia 2 euro 2021 - 200 years of the foundation of the Estate Museum of Carniola

TECHNICAL DATA
External ring: copper-nickel-zinc
Center disc: copper-nickel
Diameter: 32.00 mm
Weight: 15.00 g


LINK: Banka Slovenije

Slovenia 3 euro 2021 - 30th anniversary of the Republic of Slovenia

New bimetallic commemorative:

"30th anniversary of the Republic of Slovenia"

Slovenia 3 euro 2021 - 30th anniversary of the Republic of Slovenia

TECHNICAL DATA
External ring: copper-nickel-zinc
Center disc: copper-nickel
Diameter: 32.00 mm
Weight: 15.00 g
Mintage: 50,000


(news by Pabitra Saha)

LINK: Banka Slovenije

Gibraltar 50 pence 2021 - The World of David Walliams: The Boy in the Dress

New coloured collectors' type:

"The World of David Walliams series: The Boy in the Dress"

Gibraltar 50 pence 2021 - The World of David Walliams: The Boy in the Dress

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: copper-nickel
Diameter: 27.30 mm
Weight: 8.00 g
Mintage: 7,500
Mint: Pobjoy Mint


Also available in Coloured Proof Sterling Silver.

(news and image from www.pobjoy.com)

LINK: The Pobjoy Mint

Monday, October 18, 2021

Pakistan 70 rupees 2021 - Diplomatic relations with Germany

New commemorative type:

"70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Germany and Pakistan"

Pakistan 70 rupees 2021 - Diplomatic relations with Germany

(news by Egon Conti)
(image from eBay seller malik.numismatic.collectables)