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Floorboard

1959.256A (RS207156)

Description

Painted floorboard. 11.5" Venetian roundels in red on yellow ochre ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Associated Building
Original To Humphreys Street House (Dorchester, Boston, Mass.).
Material
oil paint (paint)
painting (image-making)
softwood
wood (plant material)
Object type
Building Components; Construction Materials
Places
Dorchester (Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]
Descriptive terms
Board
boards (flat objects)
flooring
floors (surface elements)
Lumber
oil paint (paint)
painting (image-making)
softwood
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1959.256A
Credit Line
Museum Accession
GUSN
46144

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