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Bracket

Description

Foliate, with extremely heavy paint layers; white/grey on top; remounted on contemporary blocks for display; hand carved.

Details

Maker
Skillen, John/Simeon (Carver)
Bulfinch, Charles, 1763-1844 (Architect)
Date
1795-1797
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original To Massachusetts State House.
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BRACKET
brackets (structural elements)
Carved
carving (processes)
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
Painted
painting (coating)
scrolling foliage
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
13 x 14 x 7.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.198.1-2
GUSN
51427

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