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Pilaster Capital

1985.655 (RS203870)

Description

A Corinthian style capital with scrolls and foliate.

Details

Maker
Bulfinch, Charles, 1763-1844 (Architect)
Vose, Thomas, Mr. (Vendor)
Date
1780-1800
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA; Robbinston, MA, USA, now Maine
Associated Building
Original To Massachusetts State House.
Material
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Building Components; Supporting Elements
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Capital
capitals (column components)
Carved
carving (processes)
Corinthian
Corinthian order
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
Painted
painting (coating)
Scroll
scrolling foliage
scrolls (motifs)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
31 1/2 x 42 x 20 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.655
GUSN
67191

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