Portrait relief of Benjamin Franklin
Artist Giovanni Battista Nini (1717–1786)
Object Place: Europe, France
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Terracotta gilded circular plaque. Profile of Benjamin Franklin wearing a fur cap, facing left, fur cap.
Inscribed within moulded circle: B. FRANKLIN.AMERICAIN.
Signed under shoulder: NINI, coat-of-arms, date 1777.