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Pilaster Capital

Description

Pilaster cap with acanthus leaf design. Originally painted white. (The sides are still white.) Now the front is painted gold, blue, red and white. acc card: "The measured drawings made of this house before its destruction do not reveal this detail or any likely spot from which it might have come."

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Material
painting (coating)
softwood
Object type
Building Component
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
CAPITAL
capitals (column components)
Painted
painting (coating)
Softwood
softwood
Torah
Dimensions
4.25 x 8.75 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1914.3
GUSN
27194

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