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BALUSTER

Description

Base with evidence of dowel; sharply turned shaft; white paint over greenish.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1756
Inscriptions
Pencilled on base: ""John Bannister H Middletown RI""
Associated Building
Original To John Bannister House.
Material
painting (coating)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Rhode Island (United States)
Descriptive terms
BALUSTER
balusters (railing components)
Georgian
Georgian (British Renaissance-Baroque style)
Painted
painting (coating)
Turned
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
31.5 x 1.75 x 1.875 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1959.37
GUSN
987

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