Figurehead of the Boudicca (Boadicea)

Basic Information

FigID
F0157
InstID
Figurehead type
Figurehead
Title
Figurehead of the Boudicca (Boadicea)
Vessel name
Boudicca (Boadicea)
Type (Naval/Merchant)
Merchant
Copyright owner
© Cutty Sark Trust Copyright
Copyright notes
Photo: © Cutty Sark Trust Copyright
Current location
Cutty Sark
Location date
04/03/2013

Physical Information

Description
This is a small female bust. She wears a red top and a silver helmet with a white plume. She has long blonde hair worn loose. There is a blue pedestal with white scrollwork and red detail at the bottom of pedestal. The figurehead has blue eyes and is looking forward.
Maker
Unknown
Date made
Unknown
Place made
Unknown
Size
H79 x W13 x D22 cms
Materials
Object history
The figurehead is part of a collection assembled by Sydney Cumbers and known as 'The Long John Silver Collection'.
Vessel history
Bibliography

Ownership Information

Owner type
Public Institution
Owner name
The Cutty Sark Trust
Contact details
Royal Museums Greenwich, London SE10 9NF
Ownership can be cited online
Yes
Accessible to public
Yes
Data verified by owner
Yes
Date verified

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