Wednesday, December 01, 2021

British Indian Ocean Territory 2 pounds 2021 - The Queen's Beasts - The Falcon of the Plantagenets

New bimetallic commemorative:

"From the 'The Queen's Beasts' collection: The Falcon of the Plantagenets"

British Indian Ocean Territory 2 pounds 2021 - The Queen's Beasts - The Falcon of the Plantagenets

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

Isle of Man 2 pounds 2021 - Christmas - Nativity Scene

New bimetallic commemorative:

"Christmas 2021 - Nativity Scene"

Isle of Man 2 pounds 2021 - Christmas - Nativity Scene

TECHNICAL DATA
External ring: nickel-bronze
Center disc: copper-nickel
Diameter: 28.40 mm
Weight: 12.00 g


(news and image by Egon Conti)

Russia 25 roubles 2021 - Birth Centenary of Yuri Nikulin

New base metal commemoratives in normal and coloured editions:

"Birth Centenary of Yuri Nikulin"

Russia 25 roubles 2021 - Birth Centenary of Yuri Nikulin

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: copper-nickel
Diameter: 27.00 mm
Weight: 10.00 g


LINK: Bank of Russia

Monday, November 22, 2021

Croatia 25 kuna 2021 - International Children's Day - 20th November

New bimetallic commemorative:

"International Children's Day - 20th November"

Croatia 25 kuna 2021 - International Children's Day - 20th November

TECHNICAL DATA
External ring: copper-nickel
Center disc: copper-aluminium-nickel
Diameter: 32.00 mm
Weight: 12.75 g
Thickness: 2.20 mm
Mintage: 50,000


(news and image by Jacek Stącel)

LINK: Croatian National Bank

British Virgin Islands 1 dollar 2022 - Santa Maria

New collector's type:

"Second issue in the Ships series: Santa Maria"

British Virgin Islands 1 dollar 2022 - Santa Maria

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: virenium
Diameter: 28.40 mm
Weight: 8.00 g
Mintage: 1,950


LINK: The Pobjoy Mint