See a penny, pick it up, coins have been collected as good luck charms throughout the ages in countries all over the world. Enjoy this collection containing coins from Italy, Ireland, Russia, China, Somaliland, Bermuda, and the United States of America. The collection contains the Lincoln cent, when picked heads up are considered lucky. The Lincoln cent must be lucky as it maintains the title of the longest-running obverse design on a coin in American history. The collection also contains a dolphin coin from Italy, rabbit coin from Ireland, pig coin from Bermuda, and elephant coin from Somaliland. Dolphins are known in folklore to be lucky for helping humans out of perilous situations at sea. Rabbits are considered lucky because they are associated with the renewal of spring. Pigs are lucky in many cultures and are known to bring honesty and prosperity. Elephants are considered lucky because they bring wisdom and fertility. The collection continues with the good luck of an orchid from China which brings wealth and elegance. The collection rounds out with the luck of Saint George the slayer of the dragon and protector from evil from Russia. The Good Luck coin collection comes in a 6 x 4 inch vinyl portfolio and is fun for all ages.
A Certificate of Authenticity is included.
6" x 4" x 1/8" - plastic, cardboard, US Coins