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    Sale 2486 | Lot 160
    Price Realized: $2,470With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2486 Lot 160

      (REALIA.) Group of 5 artifacts relating to Lincoln. Various sizes and conditions. Vp, circa 1865-1917

      Estimate $500 - 750

      Swatch of fabric from the couch where Lincoln courted Mary Todd in 1842, 1 3/4 inches square, mounted to a certificate of authenticity, #18 of 85 * Threads said to be from the bedspread used on Lincoln on his Peterson House deathbed, framed with a photograph of the bed * 4-inch piece of ornamental silver fabric in an envelope reading in a period hand "Gimp from the catafalco on which rested the remains of Abraham Lincoln in Springfield, Ills." * Wallet embossed "Riggs National Bank," said to have belonged to Robert Todd Lincoln. 3 x 4 3/4 inches, quite worn * Check signed by Robert Todd Lincoln, made out to Tiffany & Co., New York, 4 October 1917.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $2,470