As part of this two coin set you will receive the stunning 2017-S Lincoln Cent has a unique enhanced finish and is graded a perfect Specimen 70 by NGC. The SP70 enhanced finish 2017-S Lincoln Cent was released as part of a set that commemorated the 225th anniversary of the U.S. Mint. The second coin of the set is the 2018-S Lincoln Cent Reverse Proof graded a flawless PF70. This coin was released as part of a reverse proof set to commemorate the San Francisco Mint`s 50th anniversary of producing proof coins. Never before has the Lincoln Cent been minted with a reverse proof finish! The fields of this coin will come with a thick coat of frost and the devices will have a reflective mirrored finish. Not only will you receive these unique coins, but they will also come with hand-signed Lyndall Bass labels.
Lyndall Bass is a highly renowned American realist painter and teacher. She is decorated with many awards such as a National Society of Arts and Letters award, a Franklin Mint Award of Excellence, and possibly her greatest feat so far, the 2010 Lincoln Penny Reverse Design Award. Her "Shield Cent" design can be seen on the reverse of any penny minted since 2010.