Figurehead of the HMS Forester
© National Maritime Museum
Photo: © National Maritime Museum
Kidbrooke Stores, National Maritime Museum
A male bust figurehead with dark wavy hair and sideburns. He is wearing a dark green tunic.
H114.3 x W76.2 x D40.6 cms
Housed in Admiralty House, Chatham before being presented to NMM by the Admiralty in 1961.
HMS 'Forester', a 10-gun 'Cherokee' class brig-sloop built at Chatham Dockyard in 1832 and sold in 1843.
David Pulvertaft' Figureheads Of The Royal Navy'(2011) p.214
National Maritime Museum
Royal Museums Greenwich, London SE10 9NF
Ownership can be cited online
Accessible to public
Data verified by owner