Clapboard

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

ca. 1688

GUSN

GUSN-66

Description

Sheathing board with two bevelled edges; clapboards with feathered edges are nailed to it with wrought nails; cream/yellow paint.

Details

Descriptive Terms

clapboard siding
beveling
painting (coating)
softwood
metal
Painted
Softwood
Unidentified Metal
Beveled
CLAPBOARD

Associated Building

Original To Noah Webster House,

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Building Component

Dimensions

17.75 x 43 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1933.1821

Places

Massachusetts (United States)