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BALUSTER

Description

Tan paint; doweled bases and angled tops. A: Base with dowel surmounted by shaft with two sections (separated by small block); both sections have bulbous knobs with other turnings. B: Base with section of turning, including knob, surmounting; bluntly turned section surmounts knob; green paint under tan. C: Knobbed section surmounted by fented? section; green paint under tan.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1750
Material
painting (coating)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Building Component
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
BALUSTER
balusters (railing components)
Georgian
Georgian (British Renaissance-Baroque style)
Painted
painting (coating)
Torah
Turned
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
23.25 x 1.75 x 1.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1959.47.1-3
GUSN
988

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