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Window Cornice

Description

Original laths for cornices; elongated rectangular board with two notches cut into front to receive valance and with two ends and one medial brace notched to receive curtain rods.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1810
Inscriptions
Marked in script ""Mr. Sam Ham/paid of Mr. Banj Brieily (?)/Portsmouth.""
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
feather (material)
mahogany (wood)
softwood
Object type
Building Component
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Arrow
arrows
CORNICE
cornices
Feather
feather (material)
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
softwood
Softwood
Accession Number
1971.881.3B1
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5595

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