Magic Kingdom Pressed Penny

Dublin Core

Title

Magic Kingdom Pressed Penny

Subject

Walt Disney World (Fla.).
Homes and haunts.
Cinderella (Legendary character).
Elongated coins.
Numismatics.
Amusement Parks - United States - Florida - Orange County - Orlando.
Lincoln Memorial (Washington, D.C.).

Description

Embossed coin with iconic Disney's Cinderella Castle with turrets and flags facing right. Ribbon banner under castle embossed with Magic Kingdom. Raised dots encircling edge of coin. Raised crescent shape on left. Symbol/text © Disney embossed beneath castle and banner. Previously struck penny's words still appear on coin. Text Liberty inverted left of castle. Year 1977 inverted right of castle. Reverse: No embossed design appears on back of coin. Previously struck penny's words and image still appear on coin but are elongated from the pressing process. Image Lincoln Memorial in center. Partially readable text United States of America encircling above the Memorial icon. Text E Pluribus Unum above Memorial icon. Text One Cent encircled below Memorial icon. Condition: both sides of coin have uneven patination.

Date

Minted 1977. Pressed 2017.

Contributor

Ryman, Herbert Dickens
Gasparro, Frank
Bacon, Henry, 1866-1924

Rights

Copyright associated with image held by Disney.

Relation

Coverage - Walt Disney World - Orlando - Orange County - Florida - United States.

Format

Materials: copper (95%) and tin/zinc (5%)
Extent: 13.5 cm x 2 cm x 0.1 cm
Weight: 3.11 g

Language

English

Type

Physical Item
MIME
Dublin Core

Identifier

EKC.penny.MagicKingdom.0013
MK0034 W. Disney elongated coin checklist

Citation

“Magic Kingdom Pressed Penny,” Wayne State University - School of Information Sciences, accessed June 17, 2024, https://waynestateu.omeka.net/items/show/538.