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The liquor decanter is shaped into the likeness of Springfield, Illinois's Old State Capitol. It is opaque and painted in hues of brown and cream. On the decanter's front left, a sticker appears featuring the building's name. Another sticker on the front right has been partially removed. At the object's back, a tax label is affixed. The decanter is missing its top, which is made into the likeness of the Capitol's dome. Documentary information is embossed at the decanter's base.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
9 X 8 1/2 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
ceramic glaze on pottery
recto, printed on sticker: ILLINOIS / OLD STATE / CAPITOL bottom: OLD MR. BOSTON / LIQUOR BOTTLE NO. 6 ROYAL HALBURTON / CHINA / 1970
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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