Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Finland 20 euro 2017 - Centenary of Independence

Silver proof issue:

"Centenary of Independence"



(image from Mint of Finland)

LINK: Mint of Finland

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Finland 5 euro 2018 - Koli National Park

New bimetallic commemorative:

"Finnish National Landscapes" series: Koli National Park



SPECIFICATIONS
Core composition: CuNi
Ring composition: Nordic Gold
Diameter: 27.25 mm
Weight: 9.80 g
Designer: Erkki Vainio & Mari Metso
Mintage 3,000 (proof) and 15,000 (unc)


(news by Pabitra Saha and Jacek Stacel)
(image taken from Mint of Finland)

Link: Mint of Finland

Monday, February 19, 2018

Panama quarter balboa 2016 - Centenary of the Canal in 2014

New circulating coloured commemorative:

"Centenary of the Panama Canal in 2014"



(news by Rupert Reiter and Taigawirbel)
(picture from eBay seller monedapeter)

Friday, February 16, 2018

Andorra 2 euro 2017 - Pyrenees country

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"The country of the Pyrenees"



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


Andorra 2 euro 2017 - National Anthem

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"100th years of the National Anthem"



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


Andorra 2 euro 2016 - New Reform 1866

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"150th years of the New Reform 1866"



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


Andorra 2 euro 2016 - Andorra Radio and Television

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"25 Years of Andorra Radio and Television"



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


Andorra 2 euro 2015 - Customs Union with the EU

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"25 Years of Customs Union with the EU"



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


Andorra 2 euro 2015 - Voting age at 18

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"30th anniversary of the voting age at 18"



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


Thursday, February 15, 2018

United Kingdom 5 pounds 2018 - 5th birthday of Prince George of Cambridge

New commemorative:

"5th birthday of Prince George of Cambridge"



(news by Peter Kaminsky and Nicolas Quentin)

LINK: British Royal Mint