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Creator Role

issuer copyrighter

Description

The Christmas ornament depicts Martin Van Buren's oval parlor room, also known as the Blue Room. A red silk ribbon is attached at the ornament's top for hanging.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1990

Measurement

3 1/8 inches (height)

Materials and Techniques Display

24k gold finished brass

Inscription

recto: Van Buren's Blue Room / THE / Christmas / WHITE HOUSE / 1990

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

decoration (ornaments)

Class

Article

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

ID

5151

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Christmas 1990 White House Historical Association Van Buren Ornament

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