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Bust: Benjamin Franklin

Bust: Benjamin Franklin
Title
Bust: Benjamin Franklin
Date 
ca. 1780-1820
Medium 
Porcelain
Dimensions 
Overall: 8 x 3 1/8 x 3 1/8 in. ( 20.3 x 7.9 x 7.9 cm )
Description 
Biscuit porcelain bust of Benjamin Franklin mounted atop peach glazed cylindrical pedestal with square base; bottom of pedestal and edges of base decorated with gilding; pedestal inscribed.
Credit Line 
Bequest of Mr. Charles Allen Munn
Object Number 
1924.91
Marks 
inscribed: on front of pedestal in cursive lettering: "Francklin" (sic)
Provenance 
The Collection of Charles Allen Munn
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group