"Agate Cameo Of The 19th Century, Benjamin Franklin"Agate cameo Of the XIXth with Benjamin Franklin's profile "
beautiful cameo in agate in two layers, white on a blue grey bottom andwearing the profile of finely sculptured Benjamin Franklin.
Very beautiful work of glyptique du XIXth century is inserted into a yellow gold) brooch 750 / °°.
Benjamin Franklin's profile is easily recognizable.
Dimensions of the cameo in agate 2.6 cms on 2.2 cms and of the in gold brooch 3.5 cms on 3 cms.
Very beautiful jewel with historic value, for the amateurs of glyptique, the collectors or the lovers of Benjamin Franklin.
Benjamin Franklin, been born le17 janvier1706àBostonet died le17avril1790àPhiladelphie, is to unimprimeur, publisher(editor), writer, naturalist, inventeurethomme politiqueaméricain.
He(It) participates in the writing(editorial staff) of ladéclaration of independence of the United States, of which he(it) is one of signatories, what makes of him the one desPères founders of the United States. During larévolution American, he(it) negotiates enFranceen as long as diplomat not only letraité of allianceavec the French people, but also letraité of Paris. Delegated of laConvention of Philadelphia, he(it) participates in the elaboration of laConstitution the United States. Benjamin Franklin's life is largely characterized by the will to help the community. The foundation of premierssapeurs-pompiersvolontaires in Philadelphia, the first lending library of States