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Handrail

Description

Small, with flattened oval shape; two dowel holes underneath; traces of white paint along long fillet underneath.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1789
Possibly
Inscriptions
Pencilled underneath: ""Top rail of a pew in Hollis St. Church.""
Associated Building
Original To Hollis Street Church.
Material
mahogany (wood)
painting (coating)
varnishing
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
HANDRAIL
handrails
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Painted
painting (coating)
Possibly varnishing
Varnished
Dimensions
1 x 1.875 (WxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.41
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Dorothy Q. Taylor
GUSN
48127

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