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Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master
Swan Marker and Barge Master

© the artist. Photo credit: Alfred Yeung / Art UK

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The Vintners’ Company shares with the Dyers, the duty of ‘swan marking’ on the Thames. The standing figure of the Vintners’ Barge Master is shown in his traditional costume with a swan at his feet.

Date

2007

Medium

bronze

Accession number

EC4V_AY_S022

Acquisition method

commissioned by The Vintners’ Company

Work type

Statue

Work status

extant

Listing status

not listed

Unveiling date

11th July 2007

Access

at all times


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Located at

Little Trinity Lane, City of London

EC4V 2AF

In front of St James Garlickhythe.