Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Title:
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)
Date: 
Early 19th century
Medium: 
Glazed pottery
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 x 3 1/8 x 3 3/4 in. ( 20.3 x 7.9 x 9.5 cm )
Description: 
Portrait (full-length) of Franklin holding cocked hat under left arm, green coat, flowered waistcoat, grey knee length trousers, black slippers, supported by four books.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Mr. Charles Allen Munn
Object Number: 
1924.58
Marks: 
inscribed: in gold: "Franklin"
Provenance: 
The Collection of Charles Allen Munn
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group