Doorhead

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-315

Description

Overdoor frieze: slightly pedimented with projecting bevelled cap; mustard paint; groove along the lower edge of A; B fits below A, with a rabbet on the upper edge and a recessed strip with mitered ends which ran along the lower edge and evidently formed part of door surround.

Details

Descriptive Terms

door heads
beveling
painting (coating)
softwood
Greek Revival
Softwood
Painted
Beveled
Greek Revival
ENFRAMEMENT, DOOR

Associated Building

Original To 52 Chambers Street,

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

8 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1960.11AB

Places

Massachusetts (United States)