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Catalog Number 1977.1.1
Accession number 1977.1
Object Name Portrait
Description Portrait of Banneker in tan suit. White hair. Holding his almanac in hands. Behind him sits candle, telescope and other instruments.

Plaque beneath portrait reads "Benjamin Banneker | 1731-1806 | Gift of Maryland Bicentennial Commission & | Banneker-Douglass Foundation"
Date 1977
Dimensions W-36.75 L-30.675 inches
Collection Fine Art Collection
Subjects Almanacs
Art
Banneker, Benjamin, 1731-1806.
Banneker, Benjamin, Astronomers. Scientists.
Banneker, Benjamin,--Astronomers.
Painting
People Banneker, Benjamin, 1731-1806
Lee-Smith, Hughie