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The object is a maple leaf that features a carved portrait of Abraham Lincoln. The leaf was enclosed in a gold metal frame, but was removed for preservation. On the frame's reverse, a label with creator information was scotch taped, but was removed and kept with the item.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
5 3/4 X 5 1/2 inches (approximately)
Materials and Techniques Display
verso, label on frame: Etching by Brother Adrian Lewis, F.S.C., Ph.d., / Manhattan College / New York, New York 10471
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
carving (visual work)
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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