BALUSTRADE

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

1862-1865

GUSN

GUSN-1494

Description

Portion of a balustrade consisting of a base, three balusters, a broad railing molded underneath and flat on top, and a molded base. Railing is brown, the base is tan and the rest is light green.

Details

Descriptive Terms

balustrades
BALUSTRADE

Inscription

Label on base reads: ""Boston City Hall 5th Fl. Bottom to sample of bannister from balcony of city council chamber""

Associated Building

Original To Old City Hall (Boston, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

393AB

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.8064A-E

Places

Massachusetts (United States)