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Chimney Breast

Description

Molded architrave around fireplace opening; high mantelshelf with several bed moldings; cream paint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1719-1750
Inscriptions
In black crayon: ""Jaffrey House, POrtsmouth, NH. Gift of Art News, Boston"" In blue crayon: ""probably Jaffrey House, Portsmouth, NH""
Associated Building
Original To George Jaffrey House.
Material
molding (forming)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Building Component
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
CHIMNEY BREAST
chimney breasts
Molded
molding (forming)
Painted
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1920.836
GUSN
1405

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