Lincoln's craniofacial microsomia: three-dimensional laser scanning of 2 Lincoln life masks.

@article{Fishman2007LincolnsCM,
  title={Lincoln's craniofacial microsomia: three-dimensional laser scanning of 2 Lincoln life masks.},
  author={Ronald S. Fishman and Adriana Parada Dias da Silveira},
  journal={Archives of ophthalmology},
  year={2007},
  volume={125 8},
  pages={1126-30}
}
Examination of 2 life masks of Abraham Lincoln's face was performed by means of 3-dimensional laser surface scanning. This technique enabled documentation and analysis of Lincoln's facial contours and demonstrated his marked facial asymmetry, particularly evident in the smaller left superior orbital rim. This may have led to retroplacement of the trochlea… CONTINUE READING