Baluster

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

1750-1790

GUSN

GUSN-20062

Description

Baluster with the following turning sequence: 1: Twisted vase, vase, square, two twists going in the same direction with one much shallower than the other. 2: Same baluster but shaft has only one twist and is slightly longer. 3: Same baluster except shaft is like rope molding. Brown paint.

Details

Descriptive Terms

balusters (railing components)
painting (coating)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Turned
Painted
BALUSTER

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

29.75 (H) (inches)

Accession Number

1982.329.1-3

Date

1750-1790 (Possibly)