Sternboard - unidentified (possibly Yacht William & Mary)

Basic Information

FigID
F0111
InstID
EQA0436
Figurehead type
Stern Carving
Title
Sternboard - unidentified (possibly Yacht William & Mary)
Vessel name
Possibly from the yacht William and Mary
Type (Naval/Merchant)
Unknown
Copyright owner
© National Maritime Museum
Copyright notes
Current location
NMM (in storage)
Location date
12/02/2013

Physical Information

Description
Stern board comprising two parts and a central pillar, carved in high relief with two female figures. The left figure holds a cornucopia, that on the right is blindfold and holds a pair of scales. They represent plenty and justice and are possibly from the yacht 'William and Mary' 1807.
Maker
Unknown
Date made
Unknown
Place made
Unknown
Size
H73 x W192 x D26 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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