Female figurehead - unidentified

Basic Information

FigID
F0182
InstID
Figurehead type
Figurehead
Title
Female figurehead - unidentified
Vessel name
Unidentified
Type (Naval/Merchant)
Merchant
Copyright owner
© Cutty Sark Trust Copyright
Copyright notes
Image: © Cutty Sark Trust Copyright
Current location
Cutty Sark
Location date
06/03/2013

Physical Information

Description
A small half-length female figure on a black pedestal with green scrollwork. It has no arms. The figure is wearing a light blue dress which has a silver/red brooch at the centre of the chest and a red drapery. There is a necklace of oval and diamond shapes and the colours are gold, blue, and silver/red. She has blonde hair, some is worn loose at the sides of the head and some gathered in a bun at back. She is looking forward and has blue eyes.
Maker
Unknown
Date made
Unknown
Place made
Unknown
Size
H69 x W44 x D31 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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