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Plaque

Artist:
Possibly James Tassie (British, Glasgow, Scotland 1735–1799 London)
Artist:
Jean Jacques Caffiéri (French, Paris 1725–1792 Paris)
Date:
1776–1883
Geography:
Possibly made in London, England
Medium:
White glass paste
Dimensions:
3 x 2 3/8 in. (7.6 x 6 cm)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Gift of William H. Huntington, 1883
Accession Number:
83.2.287
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: (impressed below bust) FRANKLIN
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