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Pilaster Capital

1961.81 (RS203701)

Description

Ionic pilaster capital. Hand-carved; gilt is gold leaf.

Details

Maker
Probably Bulfinch, Charles, 1763-1844 (Maker)
Date
1804
Probably
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original To Faneuil Hall (Boston, Mass.).
Material
carving (processes)
gilding
softwood
Object type
Building Components; Supporting Elements
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Capital
capitals (column components)
carving (processes)
gilding
Ionic
softwood
Dimensions
7 1/2 x 22 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1961.81
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Winslow Ames
GUSN
46428

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