Female figurehead - unidentified (holding cornucopia)

Basic Information

FigID
F0169
InstID
Figurehead type
Figurehead
Title
Female figurehead - unidentified (holding cornucopia)
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 small full-length female figurehead shown with the right leg stepping forward on a small black pedestal. She is wearing a brown top which is V-necked and off the shoulders, and a long yellow skirt. Her right arm is across the breast, and the left hand is holding a cornucopia (gold with flowers and fruits inside). She is looking up to the right. She has black hair, tied back with a yellow hair band and she has blue eyes.
Maker
Unknown
Date made
Unknown
Place made
Unknown
Size
H102 x W30 x D42 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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