Female figurehead - unidentified

Basic Information

FigID
F0175
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 Information

Description
This is a small half-length female figure on a black pedestal with gold scrollwork. She is wearing a dark green dress with cream edging, a gold brooch at the centre of the chest. She has dark brown hair and blue eyes which are looking forward, but no arms. There are ringlets at the side of her head and a bun at the back.
Maker
Unknown
Date made
Unknown
Place made
Unknown
Size
H72 x W31 x D24 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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