The plaster mask was sold for £175,000 to an overseas buyer earlier this year by a descendant of the brother of its original owner
National Maritime Museum
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Thursday 27 March 2008
An Israeli shipping magnate who served in the Royal Navy has given £20 million to the National Maritime Museum, it was announced today.
Tuesday 06 September 2005
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Sunday 29 August 2004
More than a thousand unpublished letters from Lord Nelson - including private love notes to his mistress, Emma Hamilton - have been unearthed in what is being hailed as one of the most important finds in naval history.
Thursday 29 July 2004
Nelson expected every man to do his duty, and they did not disappoint. Today, an exhibition at the National Maritime Museum begins the celebrations of the 200th anniversary of the finest hour in Britain's naval history. The Battle of Trafalgar of 1805 scuppered Napoleon's invasion plans and ensured that Britannia would rule the waves for a century.
Tuesday 30 December 2003
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Sunday 16 May 1999
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