World Coin News

Guernsey 10 pence 2021 - Coastal Wildlife

Six new commemoratives:

"Second set from the Great British Isles Wildlife series: Coastal Wildlife"

This 10p set comprises six lovely coastal animals, the Common Dolphin, the Herring Gull, the Gannet, the Puffin, the Common Seal and the Guillemot.

Guernsey 10 pence 2021 - Coastal Wildlife

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: nickel-plated steel
Diameter: 24.50 mm
Weight: 6.50 g
Design: Mike Langman and Ian Rank Broadley


(images taken from www.westminstercollection.com)

LINK: The Westminster Collection

Wed, 12 May 2021 08:04:00 +0000


Guernsey 10 pence 2021 - Woodland Mammals

Six new commemoratives:

"First set from the Great British Isles Wildlife series: Woodland Mammals"

This inaugural 10p set comprises six woodland animals, the Hedgehog, the Red Squirrel, the Badger, the Fox, the Hare and the Fallow Deer.

Guernsey 10 pence 2021 - Woodland Mammals

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: nickel-plated steel
Diameter: 24.50 mm
Weight: 6.50 g
Design: Mike Langman and Ian Rank Broadley


(image and data from www.westminstercollection.com)

LINK: The Westminster Collection

Wed, 12 May 2021 07:59:00 +0000


South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands 50 pence 2021 - Florence Nightingale Angel Wings

New low-mintage commemorative:

"Florence Nightingale Angel Wings"

South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands 50 pence 2021 - Florence Nightingale Angel Wings

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: copper-nickel
Diameter: 27.30 mm
Weight: 8.00 g
Mint: The Pobjoy Mint
Mintage: 2.750


The coin is also available in proof sterling silver version.

LINK: The Pobjoy Mint

Tue, 11 May 2021 21:31:00 +0000


Transnistria 25 rubles 2021 - 35 years since the tragedy at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant

New commemorative:

"35 years since the tragedy at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant"

Transnistria 25 rubles 2021 - 35 years since the tragedy at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant

TECHNICAL DATA
Composition: nickel plated steel
Diameter: 28.65 mm
Weight: 9.45 g


(image from eBay seller liboi-78)

LINK: Pridnestrovian Republican Bank

Tue, 11 May 2021 21:25:00 +0000


Portugal 2 euro 2021 - Portuguese Participation in the Tokyo Olympic Games

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"Portuguese Participation in the Tokyo Olympic Games"

Portugal 2 euro 2021 - Portuguese Participation in the Tokyo Olympic Games

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
Mint: Imprensa Nacional-Casa da Moeda (Portugal)
Mintage: 500.000
Artist: Luc Luycx and Francisco Providência


LINK: Imprensa Nacional-Casa da Moeda

Tue, 11 May 2021 18:19:00 +0000


Preuzeto sa: http://worldcoinnews.blogspot.com/