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Doorhead

Description

Overdoor frieze: slightly pedimented with projecting bevelled cap; mustard paint; groove along the lower edge of A; B fits below A, with a rabbet on the upper edge and a recessed strip with mitered ends which ran along the lower edge and evidently formed part of door surround.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Associated Building
Original To 52 Chambers Street.
Material
beveling
painting (coating)
softwood
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Beveled
beveling
door heads
ENFRAMEMENT, DOOR
Greek Revival
Painted
painting (coating)
Softwood
softwood
Dimensions
8 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1960.11AB
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
315

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