Door Enframement

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

1820-1830

GUSN

GUSN-1937

Description

A door enframement with central recessed panels carved to depict a spiraling acanthus leaf around a central shaft. The side pieces have a plain plinth.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

doorframes
carving (processes)
painting (coating)
softwood
Element, DoorEnframement, DoorEnframement, Door

Inscription

Written on the reverse of the left jamb: ""Jamb of door from Eliot-Lodge house, Beacon St., Boston.""

Associated Building

Original To Eliot-Lodge House,

Additional Identification Number

1918.90

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Components; Door & Window Elements

Dimensions

93 x 6 3/4 x 1 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William C. Endicott

Accession Number

1918.90.2-6

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