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The cup and saucer set are both white in color. The cup features no graphics, only text written in gold. At the saucer's front, a forward-facing bust image of Abraham Lincoln is depicted against a blue background. Both objects are stored in acid-free tissue paper in their original packaging.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
1/2 inches (height of cup); 1 3/4 inches (diameter of saucer)
Materials and Techniques Display
screen print on pottery
recto of cup: ILLINOIS recto of saucer: Illinois / LAND OF LINCOLN verso of saucer: Sept 2 / 1965 verso of saucer, on sticker: ILLINOIS PAVILION / N. Y. WORLD'S FAIR
Illinois; 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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