Figurehead of the HMS Chasseur

Basic Information

FigID
F0248
InstID
Figurehead type
Figurehead
Title
Figurehead of the HMS Chasseur
Vessel name
HMS Chasseur
Type (Naval/Merchant)
Naval
Copyright owner
© The Historic Dockyard, Chatham
Copyright notes
Photo: © The Historic Dockyard, Chatham
Current location
The Historic Dockyard, Chatham
Location date
20/03/2013

Physical Information

Description
Male, three-quarter-length figure, in uniform and plumed hat. He is shown with a beard and moustache. Both arms are fully carved, the left one pointing forward.
Maker
Unknown
Date made
Unknown
Place made
Unknown
Size
Materials
Wood
Object history
Vessel history
An iron, steam, floating factory purchased in 1855 and sold in 1901.
Bibliography

Ownership Information

Owner type
Public Institution
Owner name
The Historic Dockyard, Chatham
Contact details
The Historic Dockyard, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TE
Ownership can be cited online
Yes
Accessible to public
Yes
Data verified by owner
No
Date verified

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