Monday, May 20, 2024

Estonia 2 euro 2024 - The Cornflower - the Estonian national flower

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"The Cornflower (Centaurea cyanus) - the Estonian national flower"

Estonia 2 euro 2024 - The Cornflower - the Estonian national flower

The beautiful Cornflower (Centaurea cyanus):

The Cornflower - the Estonian national flower

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
Artist: Kaupo Kangro
Mint: Mint of Finland
Mintage: 1 million


LINK: Eesti Pank

Gibraltar 1 pound 2023 - Charles III (Coronation)

New commemorative type:

Gibraltar 1 pound 2023 - Charles III (Coronation)

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: nickel-brass
Diameter: 22.50 mm
Weight: 9.50 g


LINK: Gibraltar Stamps

United Kingdom 50 pence 2024 - 80th anniversary of D-Day

New commemorative:

"80th anniversary of D-Day"

United Kingdom 50 pence 2024 - 80th anniversary of D-Day

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


(images taken from www.royalmint.com)

LINK: The Royal Mint

Sunday, May 19, 2024

Costa Rica 10 colones 2021 - New composition

New circulating variety (stainless steel instead of aluminium):

Costa Rica 10 colones 2021 - New composition

(news from Guillermo Granados)

Gibraltar 50 pence 2023 - Charles III (Coronation)

New commemorative type:

Gibraltar 50 pence 2023 - Charles III (Coronation)

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


LINK: Gibraltar Stamps
LINK: Peter Kaminsky's eBay shop

Saturday, May 18, 2024

Germany 20 euro 2023 - Vicco von Bülow (Loriot)

New silver collectors' item:

"Vicco von Bülow (Loriot)"

Germany 20 euro 2023 - Vicco von Bülow (Loriot)

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: silver .925
Diameter: 32.50 mm
Weight: 18.00 g

(news from www.numismatica-visual.es)

Gibraltar 20 pence 2023 - Charles III (Coronation)

New commemorative type:

Gibraltar 20 pence 2023 - Charles III (Coronation)

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: copper-nickel
Diameter: 21.40 mm
Weight: 5.00 g


(image taken from es.numista.com)

LINK: Gibraltar Stamps

Friday, May 17, 2024

Switzerland 20 francs 2024 - Aerial Cableway Schilthorn

New collectors' commemorative type:

"Aerial Cableway Schilthorn"

Switzerland 20 francs 2024 - Aerial Cableway Schilthorn

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: silver 0.835
Diameter: 33.00 mm
Weight: 20.00 g
Mint: Federal Mint Swissmint (Switzerland)
Artist: Angelo Boog

LINK: The Swiss Mint

Gibraltar 10 pence 2023 - Charles III (Coronation)

New commemorative type:

Gibraltar 10 pence 2023 - Charles III (Coronation)

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: nickel plated steel
Diameter: 24.50 mm
Weight: 6.50 g


(image taken from es.numista.com)

LINK: Gibraltar Stamps

Thursday, May 16, 2024

Switzerland 20 francs 2023 - Aerial Cableway Titlis

New collectors' commemorative type:

"Aerial Cableway Titlis"

Switzerland 20 francs 2023 - Aerial Cableway Titlis

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: silver 0.835
Diameter: 33.00 mm
Weight: 20.00 g
Mint: Federal Mint Swissmint (Switzerland)
Artist: Angelo Boog

LINK: The Swiss Mint