Coins dedicated to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang

According to the National Bank of Poland, on January 19, 2018, two commemorative coins were issued in circulation on the participation of the national team in the XXIII Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang.


The first gold coin, face value 200 zloty, workmanship "proof", weight - 15.50 g, diameter - 27 mm.


The second silver coin, face value 10 zlotych, workmanship "proof", weight -14.14 g, diameter - 32 mm .

Circulation: gold coin up to 1,500 copies, silver - 15,000 copies.


New silver coin of Ukraine - Dolphin


According to the National Bank of Ukraine, on February 27, 2018, a silver coin was issued with a face value of 5 hryvnia in a series: Fauna in the cultural monuments of Ukraine, Dolphin. The quality of the coin is special anti-circulation.

The coin is dedicated to the dolphin, whose image is embodied in cultural monuments of various eras that existed on the territory of Ukraine. These cultures have made a significant contribution to the global art treasury. On the territory of modern Ukraine for thousands of years lived tribes and peoples who created an original culture, passing it on to the next generation. Beliefs and religions showed a respectful attitude of people to nature, in particular to animals.

Obverse: at the top is the small Coat of Arms of Ukraine, the inscription UKRAINE, under which the year of coin minting is 2018 and the face value is 5 UAH; in the center there is a gilded image (decoration element: local gilding, the gold content in purity is not less than 0.0004 g) of a dolphin - a brooch in the form of a dolphin from the Nogaychinsky burial mound (Sarmatian era), under it is an Olbia coin (IV century BC). e.).


Reverse: a dolphin image on the mirror background, stylized waves (bottom), to the right of which is the vertical DOLPHIN inscription, on the right on the matte surface there is an Olbia coin with the image of a dolphin.



Circulation: 4000 copies.


New silver coin of Ukraine - Boar


According to the National Bank of Ukraine, on February 27, 2018, a silver coin with a face value of 5 hryvnias of the series will be issued: Fauna in the monuments of culture of Ukraine, Vepr. The quality of the coin is special anti-circulation.

The coin is dedicated to the boar, the image of which is embodied on the unique monuments of ancient cultures that existed on the territory of Ukraine. These cultures have made a significant contribution to the global art treasury. The priceless cultural monuments of ancient eras tell about how people learned to work with natural materials and tried to empower them with the help of symbols - images of animals, birds, people.
Obverse: at the top is the small State Coat of Arms of Ukraine, the inscription UKRAINE, under which the year of coin minting is 2018 and the face value 5 / Hryvnia; in the center - a gilded image (decoration element: local gilding, gold content in purity of at least 0.0005 g). Boar - Scythian sculptural golden figurine of the end of the 4th century BC. e. under which on a matte background is a scene of a battle with mythical animals (mid-4th century. BC., mound Thick Tomb).



Reverse: on a mirror background there is an image of a boar, to the right of which on a matte background there is a vertical inscription VEPR (top) and a stylized fragment of a Scythian plate with an image of a boar (right) .



Circulation: 4000 copies.


New coin of France - 2 euros "Cornflower"


Bet On February 21, 2018, the Moscow Mint issued a new commemorative coin “Cornflower” . The face value of the coin is 2 euros, bimetal.

The coin is dedicated to the centenary of the end of the First World War. The official name of the coin is “Le Bleuet de France” (“French Cornflower”). Cornflower in France is a symbol of memory and sympathy for orphans, widows and victims of war.



Circulation: 10,000,000 copies.


New Estonian Coin - 100th Anniversary of the Republic

On February 19, 2018, a new Estonian coin was issued - 100 years of the Republic of Estonia. The face value of the coin is 2 euros, bimetal.

The coin was issued for the 100th anniversary of Estonia's independence, which is celebrated on February 24, 2018. The jubilee of the state is widely celebrated throughout the country: various official events are held, and collection of "folk gifts" for the birthday is organized.

Transnistria's new commemorative banknote

According to the Transnistrian Republican Bank, on February 19, 2018, a new commemorative banknote was issued - 100 years to the Armed Forces . The face value of the banknote is 1 ruble.

The commemorative banknote has a format and design similar to a banknote of 2012 modification with a face value of 1 ruble, with a special marking in the right side of the front side of the banknote depicting the Order “For Service to the Homeland in the Armed Forces of the Transnistrian Moldavian Republic” I degree, at the top - the inscription “100 years of the Armed Forces ”, below - the inscription“ 27 years of the Armed Forces of the PMR ”.



Circulation: 2,500 copies, of which 1,000 copies. packaged in booklets.

A new Russian coin was issued - "On Guard of the Fatherland"

According to the Bank of Russia, on February 15, 2018, a commemorative silver coin with a face value of 3 rubles in the series “On Guard of the Fatherland” was issued. The mass of the precious metal is clean 31.1 g, the alloy test is 925, catalog No. 5111-0375 has a circle shape with a diameter of 39.0 mm, workmanship is “proof”.

Obverse: a relief image of the State Emblem of the Russian Federation is located, there are inscriptions: “RUSSIAN FEDERATION”, “BANK OF RUSSIA”, coin value - “3 RUBLES”, date - “2018”, metal designation according to the Periodic Table of Elements D.I. Mendeleev, alloy test, trademark of the St. Petersburg Mint and the bulk of the precious metal is clean.



Reverse: there are relief images of a modern soldier and a tank against the background of the silhouettes of flying combat helicopters, below the circumference there is an inscription “ON GUARD OF THE FATHERLAND”.



Circulation: 3,000 copies.

The new coin of Ukraine is dedicated to Patriarch Lubomyr Guzar

According to the National Bank of Ukraine, a coin with a face value of 2 hryvnias of the series was issued on February 15, 2018: Outstanding personalities of Ukraine dedicated to Lyubomyr Guzar

The coin is dedicated to one of the spiritual leaders of the Ukrainian people - Patriarch Lubomyr Gusar, who is called the conscience of the nation. Lubomir Guzar was born in Lviv, but in 1944 his family was forced to emigrate abroad. He studied and worked in Austria, the USA, Italy, and returned to his homeland after the declaration of independence of Ukraine. In 2001, he headed the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church.

Thanks to Lubomir Guzar, it was decided to transfer the throne to Kiev and build the Patriarchal Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ. In 2011, Lubomir Guzar left the post of Head of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church, but until the end of his life he was actively engaged in social activities.
Obverse: depicts the Patriarchal Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ (Kiev) on a mirrored background of stylized cruciform rays; below - the small State Emblem of Ukraine, to the right of which there are inscriptions: UKRAINE / 2 UAH / 2018; logo of the Mint of the National Bank of Ukraine (on a mirror background, to the left of the cathedral).



Reverse: a portrait of Lubomir Guzar is depicted, to the left of which the years of his life 1933/2017 and inscriptions are placed in a circle: PATRIARCH LUBOMIR GUZAR (above), MY DREAM IS TO BE A HUMAN (below).



Circulation: 45,000 copies.


New silver coin of Russia is dedicated to Maxim Gorky


According to the Bank of Russia, on February 1, 2018, a commemorative silver coin with a face value of 2 rubles “Writer Maxim Gorky, on the 150th birthday” of the series “Outstanding Personalities of Russia” was issued. The mass of the precious metal is 15.55 g in purity, alloy sample 925, catalog No. 5110-0153 has a circle shape with a diameter of 33.0 mm, workmanship is “proof”.

Obverse: a relief image of the State Emblem of the Russian Federation is located, there are inscriptions: “RUSSIAN FEDERATION”, “BANK OF RUSSIA”, coin denomination - “2 RUBLES” and date - “2017”, metal designation according to the Periodic Table of Elements D.I. Mendeleev, alloy test, trademark of the Moscow Mint and the mass of precious metal clean.



Reverse: relief images are located: a portrait of Maxim Gorky and a petrel under it; below there are: dates in two lines “1868-1936” and a facsimile of the signature of M. Gorky.



Circulation: 3,000 copies.


New silver coin of Russia is dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the choreographer Petipa


According to the Bank of Russia, on February 1, 2018, a commemorative silver coin with a face value of 2 rubles “Choreographer M.I. Petipa, on the occasion of the 200th birthday of the series “Outstanding Personalities of Russia”. The mass of the precious metal is 15.55 g in purity, the alloy test is 925, catalog No. 5110-0152 has a circle shape with a diameter of 33.0 mm, workmanship is “proof”.

Obverse: a relief image of the State Emblem of the Russian Federation is located, there are inscriptions: “RUSSIAN FEDERATION”, “BANK OF RUSSIA”, coin denomination - “2 RUBLES” and date - “2017”, metal designation according to the Periodic Table of Elements D.I. Mendeleev, alloy test, trademark of the Moscow Mint and the mass of precious metal clean.



Reverse: relief images are located: on the left - portrait of M.I. Petipa, on the right - a dancing duet against the backdrop of a theater curtain; there are: at the top - the inscription on the circumference "M.I. Petipa ”, to the right of the portrait - two-date dates“ 1818 ”,“ 1910 ”.



Circulation: 3,000 copies.


Transnistria's new coin is dedicated to the XXIII Winter Olympics in South Korea


According to the Transnistrian Republican Bank, February 9, 2018 released into circulation commemorative coin - the XXIII Olympic Winter Games in South Korea, the series "Sports"
 The face value of the coin is 1 ruble. The coin is made of nickel-plated steel, diameter - 22.0 mm, weight - 4.65 g, smooth - smooth.

Obverse: in the center - the image of the State Emblem of the Transnistrian Moldavian Republic; in a circle - inscriptions: at the top - "TRANSNISTRIAN REPUBLICAN BANK", at the bottom - "1 RUBLE"; in the lower part under the emblem - “2017”.

Reverse: in the center - a stylized image of a snowboarder; on the right - the inscription "2018"; Above: from left to right - the inscription “XXIII WINTER OLYMPIC GAMES”, below - the inscription “PYEONGCHANG”.


Circulation: 50,000 copies.


New Quarter on the National Coast of Picturesque Stones in Michigan Released


February 5, 2018 released the 41st Quarter series "National Parks and reserves United States," National lake shore scenic rocks in Michigan


In total, in 2018 it is planned to release another 4 US Quotas “America Fair”, which will be issued in accordance with the official release dates. All coins will be minted at US mints in Denver and Philadelphia. Mint in San Francisco, according to tradition, will issue the same quarterbacks, but for collector's editions.


A new coin of Russia Kurgan region


According to the Bank's press-service of Russia, February 5, 2018 issued into circulation bimetallic commemorative coin of 10 rubles a series of "Russian Federation": Kurgan region

Obverse: inscriptions are located on the ring around the circle: in the upper part - “BANK OF RUSSIA”, in the lower part - “2018”. On the left and right on the outer ring are the images of the laurel and oak branches, respectively, whose image elements go to disk. In the center of the disc are the number "10" and the inscription "RUBLE". Inside the number "0" there is a protective element in the form of the number "10" and the inscription "RUB", observed at different angles of view to the plane of the coin. At the bottom of the disc is the trademark of the mint.



Reverse: the image of the coat of arms of the Kurgan region is located, on the ring around the circumference there are inscriptions: in the upper part - “RUSSIAN FEDERATION”, in the lower part - “KURGAN REGION”.



Circulation: 10,000,000 copies.

New 2 euro coins dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the independence of the Baltic states


January 31, 2018 put into circulation coins of 3 euros, the 100th anniversary of the independence of the Baltic states http: //monetamarket.ru/nezavisimost-pribaltiki-nab ... .

All coins are made in one design, which emphasizes the unity of the Baltic states, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia.



Circulation: 500,000 copies of each unit.

New German Coin Issued 2 Euros - Berlin



On January 30, 2018, the 13th coin of the German Federal States - Berlin series was issued . Denomination of the coin 2 Euro, bimetal http: //monetamarket.ru/germaniya-berlin-2-evro-201 ... .

Obverse: the map of Europe is located on the right side. The background of the map shows six vertical lines. There are 12 stars at the ends of these lines. To the left of the card is a numerical denomination. On the map itself is a horizontal inscription “EURO”.



Reverse: an artistic image of one of the symbols of the city - Charlottenburg Palace .

Circulation: 30,000,000 copies.
Germany's new 2 euro coin dedicated to Helmut Schmidt
 News Admin February 1, 2018
On January 30, 2018, a new German coin with a face value of 2 euros was issued, "100th Birth Anniversary of Helmut Schmidt."

Helmut Heinrich Waldemar Schmidt - Fifth Federal Chancellor of Germany from 1974 to 1982, German politician, social democrat.

He came to power after the scandalous resignation of Willy Brandt. In European politics, Schmidt and Willy Brandt left their mark with the introduction of the euro, a great figure in social democracy and German politics of the seventies.

Obverse : the map of Europe is located on the right side. The background of the map shows six vertical lines. There are 12 stars at the ends of these lines. To the left of the card is a numerical denomination. On the map itself is a horizontal inscription “EURO”.



Reverse : In the center is a portrait of Helmut Schmidt, to the left is the letter “D”, indicating the issuing state (Germany) and the year of issue of the coin “2018”. On the right is the HELMUT SCHMIDT semicircle, over the shoulder are the years of life of the politician “1918-2015” and the sign of one of the German mints. On the outer ring are 12 stars of the European Union.

Circulation: 30,000,000 copies.

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