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Baluster

Description

Baluster from the Captain Barnes house in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Slender, round and square at bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1820
Possibly
Material
mahogany (wood)
painting (coating)
staining
Object type
Building Component
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
BALUSTER
balusters (railing components)
Federal
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Painted
painting (coating)
Possibly Federal
Stained
staining
Dimensions
29.5 x 1 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.67
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Eugene Clark
GUSN
67107

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