Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)
Overall: 3 1/2 in. ( 8.9 cm )
Gift of Miss Eliza R. and Miss Mary M. Greenwood
inscriptions: around bust: "B. Franklin - American 1777"
inscribed: under shoulder: "Nini/F1777 (with coat of arms)"
sticker: on back: " Brought from France in 1806/by John Greenwood of New York;/procured through kindness of/M. Caritat, who kept the first cir-/culating library in New York Afterwards"
sticker: on back: " "Isacc J. Greenwood"
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