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Figurehead of Roseau
 
basic info
FigID
F0323
InstID
Figurehead type
Figurehead
Title
Figurehead of Roseau
Vessel name
Roseau
Type (Naval/Merchant)
Merchant
Copyright owner
Copyright notes
Current location
De Bradelei Wharf Shopping Outlet
Location date
24/01/2014
physical info
Description
Full-length female figure, wearing a broad-brimmed hat trimmed with feathers, a long skirt and a jacket with a fitted waist, edged with large buttons. The sleeves are shown cut with fullness at the elbows. She wears gloves and holds a rose in her left hand.
Maker
Unknown
Date made
Unknown
Place made
Unknown
Size
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Object history
A replica by Andy Peters of Maritima Woodcarving is displayed outside Jersey Maritime Museum
Vessel history
'Roseau' was built in Jersey by F.C. Clarke for Scrutton & Co of London in 1857. She traded between England and the West Indies before been broken up in 1897. Roseau is the capital of Dominica.
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