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Figurehead of Clipper Ship Empress, (sculpture)

Catalog Data

Sculptor:
Unknown  Search this
Medium:
Pine
Type:
Sculptures-Figurehead
Sculptures-Folk
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Philadelphia Maritime Museum 321 Chestnut Street Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19106
Date:
Ca. 1856
Notes:
Philadelphia Maritime Museum, 1989.
Summary:
Figurehead of crowned female figure in three-quarters length dress, striding forward. Dress has square neckline and is trimmed with a wide border along the hem. Her shoes have ribbons that wrap around her ankles.
Topic:
Figure female  Search this
Dress--Historic--Victorian Dress  Search this
Control number:
IAS 64970002
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_29644