Coin and Paper Money Collecting/silver penny

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Lee Bailey wrote at 2012-12-05 13:21:22
yes i have a 1991 silver also it is 2.5 grams and as we got on in to it we put 10 and 14 mix to see what it would show and it came up silver i have seen about 5 of these penny~s  on the net now so what is it with these penny in 1991 are they silver or do they just have some silver in them ?


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Jim Lawniczak

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I will answer your questions about encased coins (lucky pennies), which are advertising and event tokens with coins, unually cents, struck with the token.

Experience

Long time collector of encased coins and author of several articles on encased coins.

Organizations
TAMS, ECI (Encased Collectors International)

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TAMS -- several articles on encased coins, in particular the encased coins of the 1901 Buffalo Pan American Exposition
Casement -- many articles on encased coins

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