Pilaster Capital

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

ca. 1800

GUSN

GUSN-27194

Description

Pilaster cap with acanthus leaf design. Originally painted white. (The sides are still white.) Now the front is painted gold, blue, red and white. acc card: "The measured drawings made of this house before its destruction do not reveal this detail or any likely spot from which it might have come."

Details

Descriptive Terms

capitals (column components)
painting (coating)
softwood
Torah
Softwood
Painted
CAPITAL

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

4.25 x 8.75 x 2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Accession Number

1914.3

Places

Maine (United States)