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Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Object Number: 
1924.94
Date: 
1778
Medium: 
Bisque with gold gilt and black frame
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 3/8 in. ( 6 cm )
Description: 
Bas-relief portrait
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.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mr. Charles Allen Munn
Provenance: 
The Collection of Charles Allen Munn
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group