Model oar or rudder
A wooden rudder or oar, likely from a model boat. Eyes are painted above a lotus on both sides of the oar. It was purchased by Wellcome at auction in 1929. For a model oar painted with the Wedjat eye see Berman 'Catalogue of Objects from Cleveland Museum' No 154.
- Wellcome Number
- 21115 (?) | 72535 (W) (This ticket was found separate from the object. it assumed to be this object as the flimsy in the Wellcome Institute with the same number fits the description of this item.)
- Other Identity
- Previous Owners
- Rev. William Frankland Hood (1824–1864) | Monier Faithfull Monier-Williams (1849–1928) | Sir Henry Solomon Wellcome (1853–1936)