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Bust of Benjamin Franklin

Designer:
Designed by Isaac Broome (1835–1922)
Manufacturer:
Manufactured by Ott and Brewer (1871–1893)
Date:
1876
Geography:
Made in Trenton, New Jersey, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Parian porcelain
Dimensions:
10 x 5 5/8 x 4 5/8 in. (25.4 x 14.3 x 11.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Huntington, 1883
Accession Number:
83.2.252
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: inscribed on lower front: FRANKLIN; inscribed on back: Broome Sc 1876

Marking: impressed on the back: Ott & Brewer / Trenton, N.J.
William H. Huntington, France, until 1883
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