State unveils commemorative coin for Maine's 200th anniversary

AUGUSTA, Maine (WABI) - Maine has an official commemorative coin to celebrate the State's 200th anniversary.

Bicentennial Commission Chair Senator Bill Diamond unveiled it Monday at the capitol.

The commission actually presented two different types of coins celebrating Maine's big birthday, which is next year.

One is a limited edition, with only 200 copies made available.

Governor Mills received the first one.

You can visit Maine200.org to buy a coin.