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Edward Leacraft (?)

Object Number: 
1929.15
Date: 
ca. 1795
Medium: 
Watercolor(?) on ivory
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 7/8 x 1 3/8 in. ( 4.8 x 3.5 cm )
Marks: 
Engraved: on the metal plate: "Aide to Benjamin Franklin in France; buried at Beaufort, S.C."
Gallery Label: 
The subject, a native of Beaufort, South Carolina, was said to be an aide of Benjamin Franklin in France.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. John E. Stillwell
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group