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Mantel

1975.122 (RS203700)

Description

A fireplace mantel painted white with a single frieze and flanking imposts showing still-life reliefs. Also has a single central oval with composition bands of trim and a Greek key pattern in the cornice zones.

Details

Maker
McIntire, Samuel, 1757-1811 (Architect)
Date
1790-1810
Location of origin
Salem, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original To Oak Hill.
Material
composition (material)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Building Components; Environmental Control Elements
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Component, Fireplace
Composition
composition (material)
Greek Key
key pattern
Mantel
mantels
Painted
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
15 x 68 x 6 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1975.122
GUSN
483
Reference Notes
Kimball, Fiske, Author. Samuel McIntire: Carver of Salem. [No Publisher].

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