Taffrail Decoration - unidentified

Basic Information

FigID
F0067
InstID
EQA0013
Figurehead type
Taffrail
Title
Taffrail Decoration - unidentified
Vessel name
Unidentified
Type (Naval/Merchant)
Merchant
Copyright owner
© National Maritime Museum
Copyright notes
Photo: © National Maritime Museum
Current location
Kidbrooke Stores, NMM
Location date
07/02/2013

Physical Information

Description
Taffrail decoration (Hakkebord). A painted scene of three Dutch vessels - a ship and two smaller craft. This is set in a carved canopy with fringed curtains looped back with gilt curtains. The reverse depicts two coats of arms suspended on carved cords with tassels.
Maker
Unknown
Date made
Unknown
Place made
Unknown
Size
H53.2 x W82 x D17.8 cms
Materials
Wood
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
By appointment
Data verified by owner
Yes
Date verified

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