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The Christmas ornament depicts a color reproduction of G.P.A. Healy's portrait of a seated Abraham Lincoln at its center. It also features a gold brass frame that hinges at the left side, and, when opened, an embossed, decorative border is revealed around the portrait. A purple ribbon is located at the top of the ornament for hanging.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
3 X 2 1/2 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
24k gold-finished brass with porcelain stone
recto: The White House / Christmas 1999 inside, at right: THE UNION NOW AND FOREVER. verso: President / Abraham / Lincoln / 1861-1865 / ©1999 WHHA / MADE IN USA / A. Lincoln [facsimile signature]
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[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Five duplicate items. Also see item # 4864.
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
Mississippi State University Libraries
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