Lock of Napoleon's hair, cut off at St. Helena. Na

Made:
1815-1821 in Saint Helena
maker:
Napoleon I

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Lock of Napoleon's hair, cut off at St. Helena, photographed together with handwritten note and box. Top three quarter
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Lock of Napoleon's hair, cut off at St. Helena, photographed together with handwritten note. Top three quarter view on
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© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Lock of Napoleon's hair, cut off at St. Helena, photographed together with handwritten note. Top three quarter view on
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Lock of Napoleon's hair, cut off at St. Helena, photographed together with handwritten note. Top three quarter detail
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Lock of Napoleon's hair, cut off at St. Helena, photographed together with handwritten note. Top three quarter detail
Science Museum Group Collection
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Lock of Napoleon's hair, cut off at St. Helena, photographed held in tweezers. Close up, semi-silhouette view on light
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Lock of Napoleon's hair, cut off at St. Helena, photographed held in tweezers. Close up view on light grey backgound
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Lock of Napoleon's hair, cut off at St. Helena. Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821) was exiled on St helena from 1815 until his death in 1821

Details

Category:
Anatomy & Pathology
Object Number:
A86414
Materials:
box, glass, box, paper, hair
type:
human remains
taxonomy:
  • human remains
credit:
Wellcome Trust
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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