Wood fragment from Abraham Lincoln's log cabin

Wood fragment from Abraham Lincoln's log cabin
Title
Wood fragment from Abraham Lincoln's log cabin
Date 
ca. 1809
Medium 
Wood
Dimensions 
overall, with envelope: 2 3/4 x 4 3/4 in. ( 7 x 12.1 cm )
Description 
Two wood fragments from the log cabin in which Abraham Lincoln was born; two roughly rectangular slivers of wood in envelope with inscription and three-cent stamp with Washington's bust.
Credit Line 
Gift of Dr. John E. Stillwell
Object Number 
238
Marks 
written: in ink on envelope; "Clarkson Crolius Esq./ 12 Old Slip/ New York, NY written:
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group