Submit Best Offer: Authentic Lock of Abraham Lincoln’s Hair! Framing options are: Gold Leaf, Silver Leaf, or, Silver and Black Laminate. Please let us know which frame you would like at checkout. Otherwise, we will assume the Gold Leaf Frame. This item is being offered with the SUBMIT BEST OFFER OPTION.. ABRAHAM LINCOLN (1809- 1865): The 16th President of the United States. Authentic Abraham Lincoln memorabilia is hard to come by and is sure to increase in value as time goes on. This magnificent item is guaranteed 100% authentic and is accompanied by a letter of authenticity and other documentation. It was a common practice in the 18th and 19th centuries for people to collect locks of hair from celebrities, politicians and world leaders. This lock of Lincoln’s hair was presented to Edward Duffield Neil who was one of President Lincoln’s secretaries during his term as President. Neil joined the small Presidential staff in 1864. He is quoted as saying Lincoln could recognize a revolutionary station when he saw one, and he could act fast and ruthlessly to meet it. Neil was the founder of Macalester College in Minnesota. The Lock of hair was obtained from this college. According to one site, Weight per Weight historical and celebrity hair is thought to be the most valuable commodity in the world. Hair will last forever and can be handed down to future generations where autographs fade through the years. You will have an actual piece of an admired historic person in this very special framed display. You will own one of the most historic artifacts of this person to ever be made available.. This item is custom framed Framed Dimensions are approx. 22 ¼” X 18 ¼” and matted with a photo of Lincoln along with an excellent Facsimile signature in brown ink (very original in its appearance and difficult to tell from real), and a presentation plate inscribed with the following, ABRAHAM LINCOLN 16th President of the United States (1809 § 1865). He was the first President elected by the Republican Party. He preserved the Union during the Civil War and his Gettysburg Address is regarded as one of the greatest speeches of all time. AUTHENTIC STRANDS OF ABRAHAM LINCOLN’S HAIR Authentic pieces of hair from Abraham Lincoln are extremely rare since he died so young and unexpected. Again, we have decided to offer this item with the Submit Best Offer Option. The presentation looks spectacular in person! President Lincoln was assassinated on April 14, 1865 by John Wilkes Booth while attending a play at Ford’s Theater in Washington D. He died the following day, April 15, 1865 and is buried in Springfield, Illinois. The item “USA President ABRAHAM LINCOLN HAIR lock Signed COA letter memorabilia relic USA” is in sale since Wednesday, April 14, 2021. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Historical Memorabilia\Political\US\Presidents & First Ladies”. The seller is “1lambo1″ and is located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This item can be shipped worldwide.
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