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Coin and Paper Money Collecting/1988 Silver (color) penny

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LM wrote at 2013-01-12 16:23:48
I have the same coin - silver in color with a birthday present stamped in the same place as previously mentioned.  I cannot find out anything about this other than what you indicated.  Any updates?


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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.

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

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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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