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BALUSTER

Description

Sawn baluster with curved "shaft"; painted gray on one face; wrought nails.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1715
Inscriptions
Pencilled on end of gray face: ""Spencer Richardson Newport""
Material
painting (coating)
sawing
wood (plant material)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
BALUSTER
balusters (railing components)
Mill Sawn
Painted
painting (coating)
sawing
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
24 x 2.625 x 0.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1959.39
GUSN
985

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