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Description

Red oak with beaded edge; molded with 1/4 round on lower edge. Right edge beveled to lap over. Most paint removed. Sample white coatings remain, upper left. 6" wide, 5" to weathering.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1767
Associated Building
Original To Yale Faculty Club. Original To John Pierpont House.
Material
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
molding (forming)
painting (coating)
red oak (wood)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
Beaded
beading (edging pattern)
beading (process)
CLAPBOARD
clapboard siding
Molded
molding (forming)
Painted
painting (coating)
Red Oak
red oak (wood)
Dimensions
6 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1922.405
GUSN
532

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