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The Lincoln Memorial Penny has featured the profile of President Abraham Lincoln since 1909, the centennial of his birth. In 1959, a depiction of the Lincoln Memorial was created in honor of the sesquicentennial of his birth year. This particular coin is in brilliant uncirculated condition and is made of 95% copper. It comes encased in an air-tight capsule to protect the coin's integrity. Purchase this coin separately or add this 1970 penny to one of our CoinArt selections. Similar to coin shown. PLEASE NOTE: If purchasing separately, please let us know in the Special Instructions if you don't wish us to insert coin in capsule.