Thursday, February 23, 2017

Austria 5 euro 2017 - Easter Lamb

New copper and silver commemoratives:

"Easter Lamb"



(news by Wolfgang Schuster)

LINK: Austrian Mint

Isle of Man 2017 - New coin family

New coin family, minted at the Tower Mint, would start circulating by april:



The common side:



(news and imnages by Pabitra Saha and Egon Conti

Friday, February 17, 2017

Finland 2 euro 2017 - Centenary of Independence

New bimetallic circulating commemorative's design ready:

'Centenary of Independence'

In 2017, Finland will release a special two-euro coin celebrating the country's centenary of independence. The planned mintage of the Independent Finland 100 Years special coin is 2.5 million.



SPECIFICATIONS
External ring: CuNi
Center disc: 3 layers, Ni-Brass, Ni, Ni-brass
Diameter: 25.75 mm
Width: 2.20 mm
Weight: 8.50 g


LINK: Bank of Finland
LINK: Mint of Finland

Australia 20 cents 2017 - Sinking of the SS Vyner Brooke

New commemorative:

"75th Anniversary of the Sinking of the SS Vyner Brooke"



(news by Pabitra Saha)

LINK: Royal Australian Mint

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Australia 2 cents 2017 - Kangaroo and Joey

New bronze collector's issue:

"Kangaroo and Joey"



LINK: Royal Australian Mint

Kyrgyzstan 10 som 2016 - 25th Anniversary of Independence

New silver collectors' issue:

"25th Anniversary of Independence"



(news and image by Pabitra Saha)

LINK: National Bank of the Kyrgyz Republic

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

France 2 euro 2017 - Auguste Rodin

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"Auguste Rodin"



SPECIFICATIONS
External ring: CuNi
Center disc: 3 layers, Ni-Brass, Ni, Ni-brass
Diameter: 25.75 mm
Width: 2.20 mm
Weight: 8.50 g


(news and image by Gijs Vlothuizen)