Male figurehead - unidentified (possibly Neptune)

Basic Information

FigID
F0054
InstID
FHD0113
Figurehead type
Figurehead
Title
Male figurehead - unidentified (possibly Neptune)
Vessel name
Unidentified
Type (Naval/Merchant)
Unknown
Copyright owner
© National Maritime Museum
Copyright notes
Photo: © National Maritime Museum
Current location
On display in Neptune Court, NMM
Location date
07/02/2013

Physical Information

Description
Pine unidentified figurehead. The figurehead depicts a bearded male head which is wearing a spiked brass crown, which possibly represents Neptune. Probably 19th century.
Maker
Unknown
Date made
Unknown
Place made
Unknown
Size
H83.8 x W53.3 x D76.2 cms
Materials
Wood: Pine; Brass
Object history
Vessel history
Bibliography

Ownership Information

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
Yes
Data verified by owner
Yes
Date verified

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