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Figurehead from clipper ship GREAT REPUBLIC

SHIPCARVING - FIGUREHEADS
Figurehead
S. W. Gleason & Sons
USA, MA, Boston
Circa 1853
Wood
LOA 61 in.
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Figurehead from American clipper ship GREAT REPUBLIC (ship built by Donald McKay, 1853, Boston, Massachusetts); eagle, painted, carved of white pine by S. W. Gleason & Sons, Boston, MA. Ref: "Silent Pilots", pp. 20, 25-26, 35-38, 101.

1948.942

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