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The transferware gravy boat depicts Abraham Lincoln delivering the Gettysburg Address. The scene features Lincoln standing to the left of the Evergreen Cemetery Gatehouse. An American flag, army officers, and other officials stand behind Lincoln, who faces an audience. This scene is pictured on both side of the gravy boat, and a floral design appears on the object's handle. There are no markings on the gravy boat's bottom.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
8 1/2 X 3 3/4 X 3 3/8 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
transfer printing on ceramic
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865. Gettysburg address
glassware & ceramics
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Has one duplicate object. See item # 2387.
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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