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STEVENSGRAPH SILK MEMORIAL RIBBON, THE LATE LAMENTED PRESIDENT
Dated 1865, centered by a portrait of Lincoln beneath an eagle with a banner perched atop a shield, the upper portion with the printed verse, I HAVE SAID NOTHING BUT WHAT I AM WILLING TO LIVE BY IF IT BE THE PLEASURE OF ALMIGHTY GOD. TO DIE BY. (A. LINCOLN)in a glazed frame. Height 9 in., Width 2 in., overall 11.5 by 5 in. (Cond: loss to upper and lower edge, faded)

Cf. The same ribbon design was used for Lincoln's Second Inauguration with the wording PRESIDENT LINCOLN in liu of THE LATE LAMANTED PRESIDENT.
Reproduced, Stuart Schnieder, Collecting Lincoln, Shiffer Publishing Ltd. 1997, p. 243.

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STEVENSGRAPH SILK RIBBON, THE LATE LAMANTED PRESIDENT

Estimate $250 - $300Mar 2, 2019
West Palm Beach, FL, USA