Anti-slavery medallion: Am I Not a Man and a Brother?, ca. 1787
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American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia

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Burslem, England
William Hackwood, Josiah Wedgwood
Jasperware; H. 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm), W. 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm) (oval)
American Philosophical Society (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Anti-slavery medallions such as this were provided for Franklin by Wedgwood (though this is unmarked). This example is significant because of its having been associated with a cache of Franklin documents given to the American Philosophical Society.
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