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Carved Wooden Figurehead

1949.813 (RS119923)

Description

Carved wood; female image; fitted bodice; drape over left shoulder; lower left arm and right had are missing; painted.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
carving (processes)
paint (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Water Transportation -- Accessory
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Figurehead
figureheads (prow ornaments)
maritime history
paint (coating)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1949.813
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
251283

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