While Franklin implored a penny saved (and we certainly now feel so inclined) twas Lincolns birthday centennial (c 1909) which led to his famous pennys existence. Lincolns 2009 bicentennial inspired our best-of-all banks. We honor thrift, savings, and the oh-so handsome Lincoln penny, richly copper plated, strong and honest as Abe. Boxed for giving. 7"W x 2-1/2"D x 7-1/2"H.