Model

Date

1934-1967

GUSN

GUSN-26190

Description

Model of the facade of portcullis door of the Garrison. Hinged door mounted on wooden pedestal showing the pulley construction of the portcullis. Scale: 3/4"= 1'

Details

Descriptive Terms

models (representations)
wood (plant material)
Model, Architect's

Label

It seems like everyone who lived in the Gilman Garrison in Exeter, New Hampshire was fascinated by its inner workings. This model, made in the mid-twentieth century by William Perry Dudley, demonstrates the pulley system and portcullis door, installed in the structure to provide extra protection.

Associated Building

Gilman Garrison House (Exeter, N.H.),

Maker

Possibly Dudley, William Perry (Maker)

Location of Origin

Cambridge, MA, USA

Object Type

Documentary Artifact

Dimensions

16 1/2 x 14 3/4 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perry Dudley

Accession Number

1979.13

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
New Hampshire (United States)