Friday, May 20, 2022

Australia 1 dollar 2022 - Bicentenary of the Royal Agricultural Societies and Shows

New commemorative type:

"Bicentenary of the Royal Agricultural Societies and Shows"

Australia 1 dollar 2022 - Bicentenary of the Royal Agricultural Societies and Shows

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: aluminium-bronze
Diameter: 25.00 mm
Weight: 9.00 g
Mint: Royal Australian Mint (Australia)


(images and data from www.ramint.gov.au)

LINK: Royal Australian Mint

Thursday, May 19, 2022

Portugal 5 euro 2022 - Lourinhanosaurus Antunesi

New commemorative type to be issued in june 1st:

"Dinosaurs of Portugal: Lourinhanosaurus Antunesi"

Portugal 5 euro 2022 - Lourinhanosaurus Antunesi

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: copper-nickel
Diameter: 30.00 mm
Weight: 14.00 g
Mint: Imprensa Nacional-Casa da Moeda (Portugal)
Artist: Joana Bruno


A coloured .925 silver proof type will be issued also (like the coin in the picture).

LINK: Imprensa Nacional-Casa da Moeda

San Marino 2 euro 2022 - 530 years since the death of Piero della Francesca

New commemorative type:

"530 years since the death of Piero della Francesca"

San Marino 2 euro 2022 - 530 years since the death of Piero della Francesca

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


Portugal 7,5 euro 2022 - 5th Centenary of Ferdinand Magellan circumnavigation - Mactan 1521

New commemorative:

"5th Centenary of Ferdinand Magellan circumnavigation - Mactan 1521"

Portugal 7,5 euro 2022 - 5th Centenary of Ferdinand Magellan circumnavigation - Mactan 1521

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: silver .500
Diameter: 33.00 mm
Weight: 13.50 g
Mint: Imprensa Nacional-Casa da Moeda (Portugal)
Mintage: 50,000
Artist: Luís Filipe Abreu


LINK: Imprensa Nacional-Casa da Moeda

Wednesday, May 18, 2022

British Antarctic Territory 2 pounds 2022 - Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration: Southern Cross and Quest

New bimetallic commemorative:

"Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration: Southern Cross and Quest"

British Antarctic Territory 2 pounds 2022 - Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration: Southern Cross and Quest

TECHNICAL DATA
External ring: nickel-bronze
Center disc: copper-nickel
Diameter: 28.40 mm
Weight: 12.00 g
Mint: The Pobjoy Mint
Mintage: 2,022


LINK: The Pobjoy Mint