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Female figurehead - unidentified
F0183
basic info
FigID
F0183
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
This is a half-length female figure on a gold pedestal. She is wearing a black bodice with gold detail and white trim at waist and a blue skirt. She has blue eyes and brown hair which is loosely tied back in a bun at the back of the head, with a single tress hanging down on either side of the head. There is a gold leaf in the hair on the right side of the head. She has no arms. She is looking up and right.
Maker
Unknown
Date made
Unknown
Place made
Unknown
Size
H83 x W40 x D35 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