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Roof baluster

1982.265 (RS85254)

Description

Extremely weathered exterior roof baluster; tenons on both ends; bulb in central shaft.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1739
Associated Building
Original To Thomas Hancock House.
Material
carving (processes)
mortise-and-tenon joints
tenons
wood (plant material)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Baluster
balusters (railing components)
Carved
carving (processes)
mortise-and-tenon joints
Tenoned
tenons
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
31 x 3 3/4 x 3 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1982.265
GUSN
67178

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