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Description

The glass decanter features an engraved image of George Washington embracing Abraham Lincoln (based on the work The Apotheosis). The decanter is clear and features a liquid-tight lid at its top.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

n.d.

Measurement

7 3/8 inches (height)

Materials and Techniques Display

engraved glass

Inscription

recto: "...He belongs to the ages" / Abraham Lincoln - April 15, 1865

Creation Location

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

Work Type

decanter

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

7150

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.

He Belongs to to the Ages Glass Decanter

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