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Ceiling Roundel

Description

Gold and green background, foliate bands painted onto turned sections.

Details

Maker
Possibly Wiley, F. E., Mr. (Maker)
Keane [?], H. C., Mr. (Painter)
Date
ca. 1850
Inscriptions
Pencilled on back: ""Presented by H.C. [illegible] Maine 17 April (?)"" Stamped on back: ""F.E. WILEY WOODTURNER BELFAST ME""
Location of origin
Belfast, ME, USA; Searsmont [?], ME, USA
Material
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
stamping (forming)
turning (shaping process)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Maine (United States)
Descriptive terms
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
ORNAMENT
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
roundels (circular panels)
scrolling foliage
Stamped
stamping (forming)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
Dimensions
1.5 (D), 21.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1963.400
GUSN
46868

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