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3115: 19th C. Ship's Figurehead of Woman w/ Helmet : Lot 3115
SHIP FIGUREHEAD WOMAN'S BUST FOLK ART NAUTICAL DECOR
Spectacular Photos of Ship Figureheads From Around The World
19th century ship's figurehead of a woman wearing a helmet with plumage. Carved details include a flowing red drapery with gold knot detail..
This facinating object was discovered in Cornwall. It is thought to be a carved timber ships figurehead and is probably at least one hundred years old. It measures approximately 28.5 inches x 20 inches x 12 inches.
20th c English Paint Decorated Mast Head with Mermaid Figure