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Figureheads for Period Model Boats

 
 
 

The figureheads are the representation of a ship. As well as the flag, they allow the recognition of the boat. They protect and ensure the survival of seafarers.

 

The figurehead is often a human being or an animal reminding the name of the ship.

 

These magnificent decorations made of wood or bronze reached their peak in the seventeenth century, before becoming more discreet and more simple because they represented an inconvenience for the manoeuvre and facilitated the hooking of enemy grapples during a boarding.

 

Today, synthetic materials are often used to produce them.

 
Golden Lion Heads

Golden Lion Heads

4.00 €
   
 
Metal Mermaid

Metal Mermaid

5.80 €
   
 
Nude Female - Metal

Nude Female - Metal

5.90 €
   
 
Nude Female - Wood

Nude Female - Wood

32.50 €
   
 
Falcon’s Head - Metal

Falcon’s Head - Metal

2.65 €
   
 
 
Cast Brass Lion

Cast Brass Lion

6.50 €
   
 
Lion’s Head - Metal

Lion’s Head - Metal

4.80 €
   
 
Lion’s Head - Wood

Lion’s Head - Wood

32.50 €
   
 
Viking Longboat Figurehead  - Metal

Viking Longboat Figurehead - Metal

5.10 €
   
 
Amerigo Vespucci Figurehead - Metal

Amerigo Vespucci Figurehead - Metal

5.10 €
   
 
 
HMS Bounty Figurehead - Metal

HMS Bounty Figurehead - Metal

5.80 €
   
 
HMS Prince Figurehead - Metal

HMS Prince Figurehead - Metal

20.50 €
   
 
Metal Griffin for the Saint-Louis

Metal Griffin for the Saint-Louis

15.20 €
   
 
Sovereign of the Seas Figurehead - Metal

Sovereign of the Seas Figurehead - Metal

20.10 €
   
 
Sovereign of the Seas Figurehead - Wood

Sovereign of the Seas Figurehead - Wood

85.00 €
   
 
 
Coat of Arms for HMS Victory - Gold Metal

Coat of Arms for HMS Victory - Gold Metal

4.00 €
   
 
Cherubs for HMS Victory - Gold Metal

Cherubs for HMS Victory - Gold Metal

6.50 €
   
 
HMS Victory Figurehead - Metal

HMS Victory Figurehead - Metal

6.35 €
   
 
Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom - Metal

Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom - Metal

4.00 €
   
 
Metal Ornament - Bremen

Metal Ornament - Bremen

4.80 €
   
 
 
Cast Brass Decorations
Cast Brass Decorations
3.50 €