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This is a colorful and vibrant illumination. At the top, there is a depiction of Lady Justice with her scale and book. The border is ornately decorated with pink, purple and golden flowers. There are also golden colored fleur de lis. Within the center of the image, there is listed all of the first ten amendments to the United States constitution. On the left side of the image, there is a small oval shaped portrait of James Madison On the right side of the image, there is a small oval shaped portrait of Patrick Henry. On the bottom of the image, there is a small oval shaped portrait of Thomas Jefferson.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
9 3/4 X 8 inches (mount)
Materials and Techniques Display
illumination (image-making process); dry mounting
recto center: " The Bill of Rights: First Ten Amendments to the Constitution of the United States..."
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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