Included in this one-of-a-kind collection, the first and rarest 1909 penny and the extremely hard-to-find World War II steel penny minted for one year only! To freedom-loving people everywhere, he shines as a beacon of inspiration. Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the United States, Commander in Chief during the most turbulent period in American history, preserver of the Union and author of the Emancipation Proclamation. Now, on the 200th Anniversary of his birth - and on the 100th Anniversary of the first Lincoln Penny - The Franklin Mint invites you to acquire a powerful tribute destined to become one of your most prized possessions.
A Rare, Double-Anniversary Tribute The Lincoln Penny Centennial Collection combines a dramatic, up-close portrait of the famous statue at the Lincoln Memorial with 11 genuine Lincoln Pennies, one from every decade of its history. The immortal words of The Gettysburg Address form a dramatic backdrop, and Lincoln's famous quote on character completes an inspiring collector’s piece to be treasured for years to come. A Thrill To Own And Display The Lincoln Penny Centennial Collection will arrive fully matted and framed to museum-quality standards. When showcased in your home or office, it will stand as an enduring symbol of your admiration for one of our greatest Presidents, as well as a comprehensive panorama chronicling the history of the Lincoln Penny.