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Pole screen

1949.924 (RS120032)

Description

Yellow octagonal board screen; painted floral decoration with applied gilded foil, framing floral garland. Mahogany pole; ball finial screwed to top. Pole attached to back of screen by brass plate with two rings.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Floral
Gilded
Mahogany
Painted
pole screens
SCREEN, POLE
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
43.625 x 12.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1949.924
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
8062

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