Artifacts

Creator

J. Witt

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Creator Role

sculptor

Description

The statuette depicts a standing Abraham Lincoln, who is dressed in his typical coat jacket and tie. His proper right hand holds his lapel, while his proper left hand holds his top hat. The statuette appears in a hue of green and features a mottled texture throughout.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

1951

Measurement

l4 inches (height)

Materials and Techniques Display

mottled bronze

Inscription

back of base: J. Witt'51 10/10

Creation Location

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

Work Type

statuette (statue)

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

4736

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.

Abraham Lincoln Standing with Hat in Hand

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