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Dado

Description

Gold paint on front; other paint evidence on rear; top edge broken. Sides sawn.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1740
Inscriptions
Pen on front: ""Woodwork-- Dining Room Chamber (East Chamber) Gay's Tavern-- Dedham, MA (circa 1740) Black baseboard-- Mrs. Harrison Black""
Associated Building
Original To Gay's Tavern. Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Woodworking T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
dadoes
Painted
painting (coating)
Plane, Dado
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
5 x 10 1/8 x 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1994.50
Credit Line
Family of Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
10956

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