‘Am I not a man and a brother?’
From 1787, this iconic image appeared on medallions and plaques to promote the abolition of the slave trade. It was made in the factory of noted abolitionist Josiah Wedgwood, who was born #onthisday in 1730. pic.twitter.com/4YU62tZZKv

— British Museum (@britishmuseum) July 12, 2018