Paperweight

  • Title:

    "PRESENTS/ OF/ FRANKLIN"

  • Category:

    Inorganic (stone, mineral, etc.)

  • Place of Origin:

    Europe

  • Date:

    1779-1800

  • Materials:

    Marble

  • Techniques:

    Carved

  • Museum Object Number:

    1958.2584


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1958.2584

Object Name

Paperweight

Title

"PRESENTS/ OF/ FRANKLIN"

Category

Inorganic (stone, mineral, etc.)

Credit Line/Donor

Bequest of Henry Francis du Pont

Place of Origin

Europe

Date

1779-1800

Subjects

Portrait; Benjamin Franklin

Materials

Marble

Techniques

Carved

Dimensions (inches)

7 (H) , 4.4 (W) , 0.8 (D)

Dimensions (centimeters)

17.8 (H) , 11.3 (W) , 2 (D)

Object Description

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