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Baluster

Description

Evidence of dowel at bottom of base; simple shaft; tapers toward angled block at top; small turnings at neck and base of shaft; green paint. Two wrought nails.

Details

Maker
McIntire, Samuel, 1757-1811 (Carver)
Date
ca. 1786
Location of origin
Salem, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original To Samuel McIntire House.
Material
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
BALUSTER
balusters (railing components)
Painted
painting (coating)
Pine
pine (wood)
Dimensions
26 x 2 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1959.38
GUSN
984

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