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Abraham Lincoln bah-relief plaque

Creator:
Burwood Products Company
Location:
Traverse City, Michigan
Origin Date:
Unknown
Materials:
wood
Measurements:
overall: 10 3/4 in x 8 1/2 in
Item ID:
71.2009.082.0404
Holding Institution:
Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum
Available for Viewing:
No
Category:
Three-dimensional Objects

Description

A wood plaque features a sculptured, side-profile portrait of Abraham Lincoln. The portrait is surrounded by a 1" decorated border that features a twisted pole-like decoration on either side as well as various decorations above. The back is brown felt and a string is attached in the back with two hooks in which to hang the plaque from. A sticker is also on the back and reads: "Genuine Burwood MFG. by Burwood Products Company Traverse City Michigan, USA". Part of The Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection, courtesy of the Indiana State Museum