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Figurehead

A work made of pine and polychrome paint.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of pine and polychrome paint.

Date:

c. 1820

Artist:

Artist unknown (American, 18th–19th century)
New Bedford, Massachusetts

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Artist unknown

Title

Figurehead

Place

New Bedford (Object made in)

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c. 1820

Medium

Pine and polychrome paint

Dimensions

H.: 33 cm (13 in.)

Credit Line

Sanford Auction Account Income

Reference Number

1946.476

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