Object Title

Wooden head of the Duke of Wellington

Wooden head of the Duke of Wellington

Date

1800-1899

Object Number

XVII.49

Provenance

Not recorded in typed inventory. Part of old Tower displays

Physical Description

Carved from a single block, and unpainted. Inscribed Wellington on the back. Has (2003) a large crack running down the left side.

Materials

Dimensions

Dimensions: Overall length: 235 mm (9.25 in.) Weight: 6 lb 1 oz

Associations

Places Britain

Notes

One of a number of wooden heads in the collection (see XVII.40-XVII.63).