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Captain Hugo Clark commissioned this chair to be made from the wood of his ship when he retired in 1725. The Latin inscription on the chair back translates 'Neptune farewell, hail Father Bachus’. On display in Trinity House, Leith'.
Collection Type
Date Made
18th Century
Dimensions
h 1085mm (h 3' 6 11/16")
w 620mm (w 2' 7/16")
d 610mm (d 2')
Property Information
Accession No
TRH150

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