FRAMING MEMBER

Collection Type

  • Architecture

GUSN

GUSN-1596

Description

Portion of a framing member with mortise in the center; one end there is a butt cog joist mortise with a portion of the joist still in place. By the central mortise there is a carpenter's mark "IIII." Piece has been sawn in half lengthwise and has been sawn straight across each end. ALC says this was probably saved for the gauge marks in the mortise (bit and boar).

Details

Descriptive Terms

FRAMING MEMBER

Additional Identification Number

721

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

7 x 3.5 (WxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1986.1733