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Door Enframement

1918.90.2-6 (RS203714)

Description

A door enframement with central recessed panels carved to depict a spiraling acanthus leaf around a central shaft. The side pieces have a plain plinth.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1820-1830
Inscriptions
Written on the reverse of the left jamb: ""Jamb of door from Eliot-Lodge house, Beacon St., Boston.""
Associated Building
Original To Eliot-Lodge House.
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
softwood
Object type
Building Components; Door & Window Elements
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
carving (processes)
doorframes
Element, Door
Enframement, Door
painting (coating)
softwood
Dimensions
93 x 6 3/4 x 1 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1918.90.2-6
Credit Line
Gift of William C. Endicott
GUSN
1937

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