Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)
Title
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)
Date 
1778
Medium 
Bisque with gold gilt and black frame
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 3/8 in. ( 6 cm )
Description 
Bas-relief portrait
Credit Line 
Bequest of Mr. Charles Allen Munn
Object Number 
1924.94
Gallery Label 
Bristol, England porcelain manufacturer Richard Champion, a politician and active friend of the American cause, produced medallions of Franklin and George Washington, examples of which he presented to Washington.
Provenance 
The Collection of Charles Allen Munn
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group