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Abraham Lincoln

Author:
Hesler, Alexander, 1823-1895
Date:
1857-02-08
Description:
2 1/8 x 2 5/8 inch tintype in a 6 1/2 x 3 3/4 x 1/2 inch case; Abraham Lincoln, beardless, head and shoulders, right profile, cheeks tinted pink; reversed image enclosed in decorative brass mat behind protective glass enclosed in decorative brass frame surrounded by red velvet lining, encased in decorative wooden case covered in purple leather with gilt scallops on edges, decorative red velvet behind front cover, leather hinge, and gold hooks and loops attached to fore edge; sixth-plate tintype
Subject:
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
Partner:
Lincoln Financial Foundation
Part of:
Lincoln Family Album Collection
Related persons:
unknown
Rights:
http://www.acpl.lib.in.us/lincolnrights.html
Source:
http://cdm16089.contentdm.oclc.org:80/cdm/ref/collection/p15155coll1/id/4115
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