Skip to content

Search Collections

Modillion

Description

Modillion carved from one block, with scrolls/foliate; ogee molding around edges; painted white.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1772
Material
carving (processes)
molding (forming)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
MODILLION
modillions
Molded
molding (forming)
Ogee
ogee arches
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Scroll
scrolling foliage
scrolls (motifs)
Torah
Dimensions
8.75 x 7.25 x 4.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1939.275
GUSN
67143

Comments