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Possible NGC Coin Design Spotted!

The release of the Philippine’s New Generation Currency (NGC) Coins have been highly anticipated by the collector communities all over, following the announcement of the New Generation Currency Banknotes way back in December 2010. From then on, Banko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) have mentioned and given many date revisions on its possible release from several … Continue reading

10 Piso Malvar Commemorative Coin 2015

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) announced earlier this week, that the new limited edition 10-Piso commemorative circulation coin for the 150th birth anniversary of Philippine hero Miguel Malvar will be available starting on 22 December 2015, at BSP offices and branches. “Miguel Malvar was the last Filipino general to surrender to the Americans during … Continue reading

A Papal Order! Finally!

Just want to drop in to say that I finally received my 50Peso Papal visit commemorative coins. I made my order on January 15 and after months of waiting, and yes… months… I finally got it last week. Err.. Hurray! As for the other denominations which were included in my order, well… its another waiting … Continue reading

1 Piso date 2015 confirmed

KM# 269a – Philippine 1 PISO New BSP Coin Series (1995 – Present) Metallic Content: Nickel plated Steel (plating not less than 25 microns on steel substrate) Diameter: 24 mm Weight: 6.1 g Edge: Reeded

BSP now plans new coin series for 2017

According to a May 25 article in SUNSTAR – AN OFFICIAL of the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas reported that a new coin series will be issued in the next two years. The information came from BSP Currency Issue and Integrity Office (CIIO) Managing Director Iluminada Sicat yesterday at the sidelines of the central’s banks demonetization … Continue reading

BSP papalcoin online reservation

— C L O S E D– For those who haven’t yet reserved or those who would want to have additional papal coin reservations, visit BSP online reservation.  

BSP releases commemorative coins for Pope Francis visit

The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) presented on Wednesday, January 14, the limited edition coins, commemorating Pope Francis’ visit to the Philippines. BSP is releasing two versions of the Papal visit coins, a 50-piso and a 500-piso coins. The P50 coin is  made of nickel brass and will be sold at 100php, while the P500 … Continue reading

10 Sentimo date 2014 confirmed

KM# 270 – Philippine 10 Sentimo New BSP Coin Series (1995 – Present) Metallic Content: Copper plated steel (plating not less than 25 microns on steel substrate) Diameter: 17 mm Weight: 2.5 g Edge: Plain

5 Piso date 2014 confirmed

KM# 272 – Philippine 5 PISO New BSP Coin Series (1995 – Present) Metallic Content: 5.5% nickel ,70% copper, 24.5% zinc Diameter: 27 mm Weight: 7.7 g Edge: Plain

2014 Commemorative Coins

Great news for numismatists! The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) published an announcement on Friday, that three new limited edition, commemorative circulation coins, will be made available starting on Monday, 22 December 2014. “There will be 10 million pieces available for sale and there will be 20,000 in brilliant, uncirculated pack. We’ll try to make … Continue reading

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