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Clapboard

Description

A: Sawn and shaved board; nearly feathered top, butt edges. Olive/gray paint. B: Squared ends, yellow paint and three cut nails.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1766
Associated Building
Original To Elmwood.
Material
painting (coating)
sawing
shaving (process)
softwood
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
CLAPBOARD
clapboard siding
Mill Sawn
Painted
painting (coating)
sawing
Shaved
shaving (process)
Softwood
softwood
Dimensions
5.25 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1959.225AB
GUSN
342

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