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Bow Scroll from Mermaid
 
basic info
FigID
F0107
InstID
EQA0428
Figurehead type
Bow Carving
Title
Bow Scroll from Mermaid
Vessel name
Mermaid
Type (Naval/Merchant)
Merchant
Copyright owner
© National Maritime Museum
Copyright notes
Current location
Kidbrooke Stores, NMM
Location date
12/02/2013
physical info
Description
Two bow scrolls, each carved with a recumbrant mermaid holding a lyre and foliage scrolls. The carving is painted and gilded. From Trinity house vessel 'Mermaid'.
Maker
Unknown
Date made
Unknown
Place made
Unknown
Size
Materials
Wood
Object history
Vessel history
From Trinity House vessel 'Mermaid'.
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