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Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin
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Artist
Unidentified Artist
Sitter
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790
Date
c. 1800
Type
Sculpture
Medium
Plaster
Dimensions
38.1cm (15"), Accurate
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Lawrence Seibel
Object number
S/NPG.67.32
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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Usage
Not determined