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Description

The small plate features a black and white bust image of Abraham Lincoln layered in front of a red, white, and blue escutcheon shape (shield). Two feathers intersect below this image. Documentary information appears on the dish's reverse.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Earliest

-283968000

Approximate Creation Date

ca. 1961-1965

Measurement

4 7/8 inches (diameter)

Materials and Techniques Display

transfer printing

Inscription

recto: LINCOLN verso: CIVIL WAR CENTENNIAL / 1861-1865 / 1961-1965 verso, on sticker: MADE IN / JAPAN

Creation Location

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

Work Type

decorative plate

Class

glassware & ceramics

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

5119

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.

Lincoln Shield Decorative Plate

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