Donald Berry’s elongated coin design has been named the winner of The Elongated Collector’s annual design contest.
Fifteen members submitted entries, all surrounding the theme “Life and Times of Lincoln.”
Berry’s design features the TEC owl sporting an Abraham Lincoln top hat and beard. It bears the inscriptions “TEC” and “2009.”
Berry, of Tujunga, Calif., will receive his design rolled on a set of U.S. coins, 25 copies of the design rolled on cents and a free year of membership in TEC.
Members will receive the new elongated with the July issue of the group’s publication, TEC News.