Figurehead of the Navarino
© Cutty Sark Trust Copyright
Photo: © Cutty Sark Trust Copyright
A half-length female figurehead with black pedestal and gold scrollwork. She wears a blue/green dress with dark red detail and gold buttons which run down the front and along the arms. The figure has dark hair tied in a plait down the back. She has dark brown eyes and is looking forward.
H79 x W37 x D33 cms
The figurehead is part of a collection assembled by Sydney Cumbers and known as 'The Long John Silver Collection'.
The ship was a trading brig which went ashore at Pegwell Bay in 1863 while trying to enter Ramsgate Harbour.
The Cutty Sark Trust
Royal Museums Greenwich, London SE10 9NF
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