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The Boss

Materials: resin, metal, wood, plant fibre > cork, paper
Dimensions: 360mm (width), 405mm (height), 240mm (depth)
Date: -
Ref no: Y: 2011/34

A life-size head and shoulders bust of Ernest Shackleton, cast in bronze resin, on a wooden base with a plaque reading 'The Boss.' It was made by Ian Milner.

Physical description:

A head and shoulders bust of Ernest Henry Shackleton, wearing a woollen jumper, jacket with collar and a lampwick glove harness. It is made of bronze resin. The bust is screwed to a wooden base with four cork feet and a metal plaque reading 'THE BOSS'. There is a paper label stuck to the underside of the base.

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