Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Benjamin Franklin (1706–1790)

Maker:
Wedgwood and Bentley (1760–80)
Date:
1769–80
Culture:
British, Etruria, Staffordshire
Medium:
Black basalt
Dimensions:
2 1/16 × 1 3/4 in. (5.2 × 4.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Museum Accession
Accession Number:
X.213
Not on view
Inscription: Below tranche of shoulder: FRANKLIN

Marking: On reverse: Wedgwood / & Bentley
Museum Accession (source unknown; at an unknown date to MMA)
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