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Abraham Lincoln Life Mask - Mills

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This mask was made right before Mr. President's death. Zoom into his strained temples and gaunt cheekbones. With augmented reality, bring this life mask into your classroom or on your kitchen table.

About the Model

A Life Mask of Abraham Lincoln made by Clark Mills. About two months before his death, Abraham Lincoln asked sculptor Clark Mills to make a life mask of his face. This was the second and last life mask made of Lincoln. There is a huge difference between the two life masks: one is energetic and optimistic, the other is sad and strained.

Category

Arts + Humanities

Keywords

Civil War, Emancipation Proclamation, Life Mask, President, Assasination, Politics, 16th President, US Government, Slavery, Illinois, History, Gettysburg Address, US history, american history, social studies, history

Updated

Jun 13 2022

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