2016 / Lincoln Shield BU Penny
The Lincoln Memorial Penny has featured the profile of President Abraham Lincoln since 1909, the centennial of his birth. Beginning in 2010, the Union Shield was introduced on the reverse side as a symbol of President Lincoln’s desire to preserve the United States as a single and united country. The Union Shield dates back to the 1780’s and was used widely during the Civil War.
This particular coin is in brilliant uncirculated condition and comes encased in an air-tight capsule to protect the coin's integrity. Purchase this coin separately or add this 2016 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.