Black lace head scarf with a woven maroon border. The scarf is in the shape of an obtuse triangle, 35” wide and 18” long. The scarf comes with a note that reads “Lincoln funeral mourning head scarf worn at Lincoln’s funeral in Springfield, ILL. Said to have been worn by Ms. Bessie Collins.” A fine piece of Lincoln mourning memorabilia.
Comes housed in a display case with red velvet backing and descriptive card.
Inventory Number: POL 196 / SOLD