Figurine: Benjamin Franklin
Overall: 13 x 3 3/4 x 3 7/8 in. ( 33 x 9.5 x 9.8 cm )
inscribed: on front of base: "Dr. Franklin" impressed: on back of base: "-43"
Full length earthenware portrait of Bejmain Franklin in flowered coat, yellow trousers and gren cape; square base with inscription and oval portrait medallion on the front and an oval medallion on each side.
This portrait of Franklin may have been originally modelled as a statue of William Pitt.
Bequest of Charles Allen Munn
The Collection of Charles Allen Munn
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