Rising Sun

Basic Information

FigID
F0164
InstID
Figurehead type
Figurehead
Title
Rising Sun
Vessel name
Unidentified
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
A large full-length female figurehead having no arms or feet. She wears a dark blue dress with a single strap across her left (exposed) shoulder. The dress has a red waistband and hem. She has loose blonde wavy hair, some pulled back with a red headband and blue eyes. She is looking slightly right. Her left leg is shown stepping forward.
Maker
Unknown
Date made
Unknown
Place made
Unknown
Size
H155 x W49 x D45 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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