Figureheads for collectors



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Chieftain

Chieftain

This small figure representing a Scottish Chieftain is based on an original figure in the Valhalla collection in Tresco, Scilly Isles. The figure was...
Collection of figureheads

Collection of figureheads

Constructed by the same method and using the same materials as if the figure was to go to sea, those on display represent contemporary figures or are...
Fortuna

Fortuna

The carving taking shape is a ship's figurehead representing the Greek Goddess 'Fortuna', daughter of Oceanus. From her hand were delivered riches...
Nelson

Nelson

In the 1800’s the two leading families of ship’s carvers employed by the navy were;   The Hellyer’s of Portsmouth and the...
Neptune

Neptune

Based on an original figure from the collection in Toulon maritime museum, the figure stands at approx. 4 feet tall, hand carved in the traditional...
Zeta

Zeta

Traditionally many small figures had the main body carved from one piece of wood with arms then added, rather than the more common method of...

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