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Two Framed Terra-cotta Plaster Medallions of Benjamin Franklin

Auction:
2135
Lot:
309
Sold for:
$1,998$1,700

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Auction:
Sale #2135 - 2135
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 06, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Two Framed Terra-cotta Plaster Medallions of Benjamin Franklin, France, signed "Nini," and dated "1777," depicting profile bust of Franklin, and identified above "B. Franklin, Americain," in velvet surrounds, and round parcel-gilt wood frames, medallion dia. 4 1/4, frame dia. 9 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Benjamin Franklin, Franklin, France, Pennsylvania, Plaster, United States