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The bronze statuette features a standing Abraham Lincoln. He is beardless and wears casual clothing, which include a shirt, vest, trousers, and boots. He holds a hat in his proper right hand and a Jacob's staff in his left. The statuette is mounted to a wooden base that has a metal plate affixed to its front.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
15 1/2 inches (height)
Materials and Techniques Display
bronze sculpture on wood base
front of base: Abraham Lincoln / Deputy Surveyor, Sangamon County, Illinois / 1833-1837 back of statuette, on vest, inscribed: JOHN McCLAREY back of statuette, on rock, inscribed: 36
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Surveyors
statuettes & figurines
[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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