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In the painted plaster statuette, a seated Abraham Lincoln is depicted. He sits in a small chair that is low to the ground. Books, coins, his top hat, and the Great Seal of the United States rest at his feet. In his proper left hand, he holds a document from the Executive Mansion.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
14 inches (height)
Materials and Techniques Display
top of base, inscribed: A. Lincoln / 1809-1865 base of chair on proper left, inscribed: LINCOLN " [?] " / F. [Cook?] 78/5000 / 1989
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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