cord (cord)

Francis Godolphin Bond (1765-1839)


Originally acquired through a taio relationship by 1st Lieutenant Francis Godolphin Bond on the HMS Providence in 1792. Bond donated this costume to the Devon and Exeter Institution in 1815, of which he was a proprietor. This gift was recorded in the D&EI committee meeting minutes. The Devon & Exeter Institution presented this costume to the Albert Memorial Museum in 1872.

Dia = 180mm

Anne D’Alleva, 1994
“Finely braided human hair cordage formed into a coil.”

This object is not on display.

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