This large represented the family’s interest in science and nature.
Shell. H 9 , W 23.5, D 19.2 cm
Lincoln Home National Historic Site, LIHO 291
Although the Lincolns never traveled any place to pick up these abalone shells, they belonged to the family. They may have been a present to the Lincolns.
Shell. H 8, W 19, D 15 cm
Lincoln Home National Historic Site, LIHO 290