Military cast-iron picture frame

Collections items are not for sale. A photo reproduction can be purchased.

Description A black, oval, cast-iron, military-type picture frame with a decorative Federal eagle at the top, an American flag on each side and an American flag shield at the bottom. The frame originally held a portrait of Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 20 inches height
12 inches width
9 inches height portrait opening
7 inches width portrait opening
Nomenclature Frame (furnishing)
Subjects Used during Civil War, 1861-1865
Household. Decoration & Ornament. Picture Frames
Dates Use: Not earlier than 1861 - Not later than 1865
(Civil War)
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 70.110.2

Add Comment Here:

Name: (required)

E-mail: (required)


I agree to the Terms of Use (required)

If you are a person leave these fields blank.