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Door Enframement

Description

Frontpiece with elyptical fanlight with leaded tracery and sidelights from dado height; painted. There are panelled pilaster strips on either side of the sidelights; those next to the door terminate at the top in a stylized bracket trimmed with a distinctive pattern of overlapping circles and three guttae. On the interior side, the door is six panels with applied moldings. On the exterior, the door is made to look like one large panel and decorated with applied fret work and four floral blocks.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1725-1750
Material
metal
molding (forming)
paneling
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Circle
doorframes
ENFRAMEMENT, DOOR
Floral
floral patterns
fretwork
Fretwork
metal
Molded
molding (forming)
paneling
Panelled
Torah
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
130 x 80 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1927.861
GUSN
290

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