Black Rock Galleries

Regal And Impressive Antique British Ship's Figurehead

PRICE $60,000.00

Item #: 94799
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A fine massive and elaborate 18th/19th century English
beautifully hand carved, geso and paint decorated
ship's masthead of Admiral Horatio Lord Nelson,
the English naval commander who died during
the Battle of Trafalgar, leading Britain to Victory
over the French navy during the Napoleonic Wars.
Dressed in a gold accented official naval blue uniform,
with appropriate hat, and light blue sash.
29" L X 14 1/2" W X 61 1/2" H

Condition : Overall even wear to paint revealing weathered wood.
Mounted with iron hardware on verso.