Pulpit base

Collection Type

  • Architecture

Date

1772-1773

GUSN

GUSN-67190

Description

Pulpit base, heavily carved mahogany with foliate, acanthus, and other ornamental designs. Wider at top with stepbacks on sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pulpits
bases (object components)
mahogany (wood)
white pine (wood)
carving (processes)
staining
veneering
acanthus (motif)
foliation (pattern)
PulpitPulpit

Associated Building

Original To Brattle Street Church,

Additional Identification Number

T117B B

Related Items

Title Desk Accession Number 6.1960B

Maker

Attributed to Crafts, William, 1736-1800 (Carver)
Attributed to Burbeck, William, 1716-1785 (Carver)

Object Type

Ceremonial Artifacts; Religious Objects

Dimensions

36 x 51 x 18 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Museum Accession

Accession Number

1975.195

Places


Massachusetts (United States)