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The round porcelain jewelry box is made up of a base and lid. On the lid, a bust portrait illustration of Abraham Lincoln is depicted with an American flag in the foreground. At the base's side, the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum seal is featured along with a decorative floral and star border. Maker information is featured at the base's bottom.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
3 1/2 inches (diameter)
Materials and Techniques Display
bottom of base: McLaughlin Glazeware / M / Hand Painted / Mary M. Laughlin [facsimile signature] / Exclusive to / Abraham Lincoln / Presidential Library & Museum
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
glassware & ceramics
[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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