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Abraham Lincoln Doily replica

Creator:
unknown
Location:
Illinois?
Origin Date:
1900-1950
Materials:
cloth
Measurements:
overall: 20 1/2 in x 20 1/2 in
Item ID:
71.2009.081.0856
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Three-dimensional Objects

Description

This decorative doily is a copy of the doily Mrs. Lincoln placed on Abraham Lincoln's favorite rocking chair in their Springfield, Illinois, home. Part of the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum