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Female figurehead - unidentified (head wearing helmet)
F0051A Figureheads - FHD0110
basic info
FigID
F0051
InstID
SLR2530 (?)
Figurehead type
Figurehead
Title
Female figurehead - unidentified (head wearing helmet)
Vessel name
Unidentified
Type (Naval/Merchant)
Unknown
Copyright owner
© National Maritime Museum
Copyright notes
Photo: © National Maritime Museum
Current location
Kidbrooke Stores, National Maritime Museum
Location date
31/01/2013
physical info
Description
Figurehead depicting a female head in a helmet decorated with an olive branch and plume. It is from an unidentified vessel.
Maker
Unknown
Date made
Unknown
Place made
Unknown
Size
H125.7 x W61 x D86.4 cms
Materials
wood: pine
Object history
The figurehead was presented to the NMM by the Admiralty 1936, after being housed on the 2nd Floor of the Rigging shop, Devonport Dockyard.
Vessel history
Bibliography
Ownership info
Owner type
Public Institution
Owner name
National Maritime Museum
Contact details
Royal Museums Greenwich, London SE10 9NF
Ownership can be cited online
Yes
Accessible to public
By appointment
Data verified by owner
Yes
Date verified