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STAIR END

1981.36 (RS80632)

Description

Hand-carved scroll/folate stair end; paint has been stripped.

Details

Maker
AFTER Swan, Abraham, Mr. (Maker)
Date
1750-1775
Inscriptions
Penned/pencilled on back: ""Set of 15 Georgian step risers 1 of each EWR"" ""From Portsmouth, NH""
Location of origin
London, England
Material
carving (processes)
pine (wood)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
Carved
carving (processes)
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
Pine
Possibly pine (wood)
Scroll
scrolling foliage
scrolls (motifs)
STAIR END
strings (stair components)
Dimensions
5.25 x 11.5 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.36
GUSN
981
Reference Notes
Swan, Abraham, Author. The British Architect. [No Publisher].

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