Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Lithuania 2 euro 2018 - 100 years of the Baltic States

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"100 years of the Baltic States"



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 Lithuania

Falkland Islands 50 pence 2017 - uncoloured circulating Penguins

After the coloured issues, these 5 uncoloured CuNi types were released inside a single Pobjoy Mint pouch, in a very limited edition of 950 units.

Besides only 1,200 coins have been put into circulation per design, excluding the Christmas type, which is just available as part of the pouch:



(news by Peter Kaminsky)

LINK: The Pobjoy Mint

Monday, January 22, 2018

Canada 1 dollar 2018 - Baby Gift set

New commemorative dollar released only as part of the Baby Gift set:



(news and image by Peter Kaminsky)

LINK: Royal Canadian Mint

Canada 1 dollar 2018 - Birthday Gift set

New commemorative dollar released only as part of the Birthday Gift set:



(news and image by Peter Kaminsky)

LINK: Royal Canadian Mint

Canada 1 dollar 2018 - O Canada Gift set

New commemorative dollar released only as part of the O Canada Gift set:



(news and image by Peter Kaminsky)

LINK: Royal Canadian Mint

Canada 1 dollar 2018 - Wedding Gift set

New commemorative dollar released only as part of the Wedding Gift set:



(news and image by Peter Kaminsky)

LINK: Royal Canadian Mint

Australia 50 cents 2018 - Possum Magic

New CuNi commemorative issued only as part of the 2018 Baby Set:

"35th anniversary of Possum Magic"



SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: CuNi
Weight: 15.55 g
Diameter: 31.51 mm
Mintage: unlimited


(news by Peter Kaminsky)

LINK: Royal Australian Mint

Australia 50 cents 2018 - Gold Coast XXI Commonwealth Games

New gold-plated CuNi commemorative:

"XXI Commonwealth Games to be hosted in Gold Coast"



SPECIFICATIONS
Composition: CuNi
Weight: 15.55 g
Diameter: 31.51 mm
Mintage: 20,000


(news by Peter Kaminsky)

LINK: Royal Australian Mint

Australia 1 dollar 2018 - Convict Era 1788-1868

New commemorative type in Mint Mark and Privy Mark sets:

"Australia's Convict Era 1788-1868"



(news from Peter Kaminsky)

LINK: Royal Australian Mint

Friday, January 19, 2018

Norway 20 krone 2018 - Norwegian Trekking Association

New circulating commemorative released today:

"150th anniversary of the Norwegian Trekking Association"



LINK: Norges Bank