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1949.892.3 (RS120000)

Description

Frontal board with ogee cut ends and shaped lower edge in form of tassels and drapery. Blue, simulating drapery swag with yellow trim and tassels with grotesque masks.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1895-1930
Location of origin
ME, USA; NH, USA
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Possibly Maine (United States)
Possibly New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
Mask
Ogee
ogee arches
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
tassel
Tassel
VALANCE
valances
Dimensions
11.375 x 50.875 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.892.3
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
7675

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