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Medallion of Benjamin Franklin

Designer:
Probably designed by Jean Jacques Caffiéri (French, Paris 1725–1792 Paris)
Manufacturer:
Manufactured by Josiah Wedgwood and Sons (1759–present)
Date:
1777–1800
Geography:
Made in Staffordshire, Stoke-on-Trent, England
Culture:
British
Medium:
Earthenware
Dimensions:
2 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. (7 x 5.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1942
Accession Number:
42.76.16
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Marking: (on back) WEDGWOOD
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