Oliver Cromwell (1599 – 1658). English military and political leader and later Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England, Scotland, and Ireland.
- “The embalmed head, still with its leathery skin and
traces of gingery hair, found some repose with the early Russells. […]Do
they need more than to be shown that the gruesome head, commensurate in
size with what is known of Cromwell, still covered in skin with faint
traces of reddish hair…” http://archive.spectator.co.uk/…/the-strange-tale-of-cromwe…
However, the authenticity of the head is not accepted by everyone.