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Clapboard

Description

Sheathing board with two bevelled edges; clapboards with feathered edges are nailed to it with wrought nails; cream/yellow paint.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1688
Associated Building
Original To Noah Webster House.
Material
beveling
metal
painting (coating)
softwood
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Beveled
beveling
CLAPBOARD
clapboard siding
metal
Painted
painting (coating)
softwood
Softwood
Unidentified Metal
Dimensions
17.75 x 43 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.1821
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
66

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