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Balustrade

Description

Section of wood balustrade with two types of balusters: iron rods alternate between the balusters; top rail is too narrow for all baluster tops; stained or varnished.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1737
Material
hardwood
mortise-and-tenon joints
staining
tenons
varnishing
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BALUSTRADE
balustrades
hardwood
Hardwood
mortise-and-tenon joints
Stained
staining
Tenoned
tenons
Varnished
varnishing
Dimensions
31 x 64 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1978.167
GUSN
191

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