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Female figurehead - unidentified
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basic info
FigID
F0174
InstID
Figurehead type
Figurehead
Title
Female figurehead - unidentified
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
06/03/2013
physical info
Description
A large bust of woman on a black pedestal with green leaf decoration and gold/white scrollwork. She has no arms. She is wearing a light blue dress with a frilly pink/white collar, and light blue drapery. She has black hair tied back in a bun. There are two tiaras on the head, one is gold and the other is red. She has blue eyes and is looking forward.
Maker
Unknown
Date made
Unknown
Place made
Unknown
Size
H140 x W55 x D61 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 info
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