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Baluster

Description

Baluster with the following turning sequence: 1: Twisted vase, vase, square, two twists going in the same direction with one much shallower than the other. 2: Same baluster but shaft has only one twist and is slightly longer. 3: Same baluster except shaft is like rope molding. Brown paint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1790
Possibly
Material
painting (coating)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
BALUSTER
balusters (railing components)
Painted
painting (coating)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
29.75 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1982.329.1-3
GUSN
20062

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