Search Results for: "Bow"

HMS Pigmy

National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth

Union flag in rope border with a crown above and the Royal Arms below.

HMY Victoria & Albert I

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

Bow decorations with the Royal arms on the starboard side and Prince Albert’s arms on the port side, within a scroll carved with acanthus leaves, roses, shamrocks and thistles.

HMS Albatross

National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth

A bow scroll including a small, standing albatross.

HMY Alberta

National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth

Bow decoration carved in the simplified form of the royal arms in oval curved form surmounted by a crown and surrounded by gold scrolling

HMY Victoria & Albert II

National Museum of the Royal Navy, Portsmouth

Within a scroll are two oval shields with the royal arms on the starboard side and the arms of Prince Albert on the port side. The whole is surmounted by a crown.

Mermaid

Kidbrooke Stores, NMM

Mermaid bow carving (facing right).

Mermaid

Kidbrooke Stores, NMM

Mermaid bow carving (facing left). Forms a pair with EQA0428.2

Bow Scroll from Mermaid

Kidbrooke Stores, NMM

Two bow scrolls, each carved with a recumbrant mermaid holding a lyre and foliage scrolls. The carving is painted and gilded. From Trinity house vessel 'Mermaid'.

Scrollhead from Eliza

Tresco

A brightly decorated polychrome scrollhead with flowers and bunches of grapes.

Award – Billethead

Tresco

Elaborately carved black and gilded billethead from the ‘Award’. For notes see her trail board, FHD0001.

Billethead Lofaro

Tresco

Dark green-painted and gilded billethead from the Neapolitian barque 'Lofaro'.

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