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Cornice

1971.938.1 (RS80664)

Description

Bowed front; serpentine lower edge and moulded upper edge; painted white with green and black linear husks at the center flanked by star motifs; gilt highlight.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1810
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
CORNICE
cornices
Husk
husk (motif)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
Possibly pine (wood)
Star
stars
Dimensions
4 x 42 x 6 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.938.1
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5674

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