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The reproduction is based on Lincoln's second life mask, completed by Clark Mills on February 11, 1865. It is mounted on a brown marble base and features a V-like inscription on the back at the base of the skull.
The National Museum of American History. http://americanhistory.si.edu/collections/search/object/nmah_500284 (accessed May 3, 2018).
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
11 1/2 inches
Materials and Techniques Display
on back, at skull base: V [?]
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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